CITRUS – GRAPEFRUIT – FLAME GRAPEFRUIT

COMMON NAME
Flame Grapefruit
BOTANICAL NAME
Citrus paradisi
HEIGHT 35′
WIDTH 20′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 25° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Medium
SALT TOLERANCE No
FLOWER White, fragrant, 4 to 5 petals, self-pollinating
MONTH OF COLOR
November to March
FRUIT Yellow, 8″+ diameter
COMMENTS The most popular grapefruit flavor, excellent for eating or juicing. First identified
in Barbados. 3 years before fruiting for grafted trees, 10 years for those grown from seed. Flowers attract bees and pollinating insects, fruit attracts birds. CAUTION: Grapefruit may interact with certain medications, consult your doctor.
PRICE 10 gallon $71, 5 gallon $45