Oro Blanco Grapefruit (Citrus x paradise ‘Oro Blanco’)
Oro Blanco Grapefruit
Citrus x paradise ‘Oro Blanco’
- Also referred to as Oroblanco or “Spanish Gold”
- A white grapefruit that is high in vitamin C, fiber, and potassium
- Popular in Asian cuisine
- Sweeter than other varieties
- Fragrant blooms and large glossy-green foliage
- Grow indoors or out
- Attracts birds and butterflies
Oro Blanco Grapefruit is sweeter than other varieties, in fact, they have a mild and sweet flavor that makes them a favorite in a variety of culinary dishes. Homegrown fruit always tastes better, and this grapefruit hybrid is no exception. One bite into this “Spanish Gold” is all it takes for your taste buds to strike it rich! Easy to peel, you can start your day off right eating one of these delicious fruits that are packed with vitamin C! Of course, an advantage of growing your own is that you can grow it your way, free of herbicides and pesticides, so you will feel better about feeding your family this tasty and healthy snack.
As delicious as the fruit is, an Oro Blanco is also an attractive landscape tree. We love the fragrant blooms and large glossy-green foliage that make this a beautiful tree no matter where you have one planted! We like to plant them near windows so that their lovely fragrance can fill the air. We also like to plant them in a sunny spot in your landscape where they can also be used to block unwanted views!
You can expect a bounty of Oro Blanco Grapefruit from winter to early spring, so get ready to share the goodness with friends and family. Moon Valley Nursery grows this sweet grapefruit tree on our farms and growing yards so that we can assure their absolute superior quality! The trees we grow have a distinct quality that allows them to perform ideally in your Houston landscape!