EPPO Global Database

Citrus sinensis(CIDSI)

Overview
Last modification: 1998-05-31

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CIDSI
  • Preferred name: Citrus sinensis
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Osbeck

Notes

Native to China and Vietnam but no longer known in the wild state. Widely cultivated in warm temperate and tropical regions of the world, for its fruits and also as an ornamental. State flower of Florida (USA)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Citrus aurantium var. sinensis Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
портокал Bulgarian
портокал  Bulgarian
taronger Catalan
taronger de la Xina Catalan
taronger dolç Catalan
taronja dolça Catalan
toronger Catalan
pomaranč Czech
pomerančovník čínský Czech
appelsin Danish
Apfelsinenbaum German
πορτοκαλιά Greek
sweet orange English
azahar Spanish
naranja Spanish
naranja dulce Spanish
naranjo Spanish
naranjo dulce Spanish
magus apelsin Estonian
laranja gozo azbola Basque
laranjondoa Basque
appelsiini Finnish
citronnier oranger French
oranger French
slatka naranča Croatian
édes narancs Hungarian
narancs Hungarian
arancio Italian
apelsininis citrinmedis Lithuanian
apelsīns Latvian
sinaasappelboom Dutch
appelsin Norwegian
pomarańcza chińska Polish
pomarańcza słodka Polish
larangeira Portuguese
laranja-doce Portuguese
laranjeira Portuguese
laranjeira-comum Portuguese
larenjeira-da-China Portuguese
portocal dulce Romanian
апельсин Russian
oranža Slovene
pomaranča Slovene
portokall Albanian
apelsin Swedish
portakal Turkish