Rio Red Grapefruit

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 Rio Red Grapefruit

Citrus x paradisi ‘Rio Red’

Rio Red grapefruit is a favorite red fleshed commercial variety. Thick skinned fruits are pink blushed and contain juicy, seedless, deep pink to red flesh. The flesh turns a deeper red in hotter summer areas. This variety is available in semi-dwarf and standard sizes.

Detailed Info  
Light Needs Full Sun
Tree Size 8 ft. semi-dwarf, 15 ft. standard tree
Skin Color When Ripe Pink
Flesh Color Pink to red
Flavor Sweet
Seedless Yes
Fruit Use Fresh eating, juice
Self-Fruitful Yes
Fruit Season March to September
Water Needs Regular water
USDA Zone 9-11