Star Ruby Grapefruit

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Star Ruby Grapefruit

Citrus paradisi x ‘Star Ruby’

Star Ruby grapefruit is an excellent choice for coastal areas where less summer heat is required to develop red color and optimal flavor. The darkest red fleshed grapefruit variety available on the market. Not as hardy as Rio Red.  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 Greenish yellow
Flesh Color Pale yellow
Flavor Sweet
Seedless Yes
Fruit Use Fresh eating, juice
Self-Fruitful Yes
Fruit Season December to May
Water Needs Regular water
USDA Zone 9-11