The harvest of kinnows, the citrus fruit, a hybrid between king (Citrus nobilis) and willowleaf (Citrus deliciosa) mandarins, is likely to witness a drop of about 50% due to many issues, including the early summer that hit Punjab in March.
Difference between an orange and kinnow –
When it comes to the taste, kinnow is juicier than orange and has more sour taste, orange tastes sweeter. They also differ a lot biologically. While orange is a hybrid of Citrus reticulate and Citrus maxima, kinnow on the other hand is a hybrid of Citrus deliciosa and Citrus nobilis.