Citrons

Citrons

Citrons are citrus fruits that are classified as Citrus medica. This name, or classification, has come about from its ancient name meaning 'median or Persian apple.'

About Citrons

The citron is a fragrant citrus fruit, botanically classified as Citrus medica by both the Swingle and Tanaka systems. The designation medica given it by Linnaeus is apparently derived from its ancient name 'Median or Persian apple'