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Citrus

Photo of oranges sliced in half and facing the camera

Citrus is a genus of flowering trees and shrubs in the rue family, Rutaceae. Plants in the genus produce citrus fruits, including important crops like oranges, lemons, grapefruit, pomelo and limes. 




  • Specialists

    Megan M. Dewdney

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    Email: mmdewdney@ufl.edu
    Phone: (863) 956-8651
    Location: Lake Alfred
    Specialization: Integrated management and control of citrus diseases, including black spot.


    Natalia A. Peres

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    Email: nperes@ufl.edu
    Phone: (813) 633-4133
    Location: Balm
    Specialization: Etiology and control of diseases affecting citrus, strawberry, and ornamental plants.


    Pamela D. Roberts

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    Email: pdr@ufl.edu
    Phone: (239) 658-3400
    Location: Immokalee
    Specialization: Molecular-based analysis of diseases affecting vegetables, tomato and citrus

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