Rio Red Grapefruit (Citrus x paradisi 'Rio Red')
Rio Red Grapefruit
Citrus x paradisi 'Rio Red'
- The gold standard in pink grapefruit!
- Most popular grapefruit
- Very juicy
- Holds for a long time on tree
Rio Red Grapefruit trees produce the super-juicy fruit with deep red flesh and an excellent sweet-like flavor. All this tasty, juicy flavor helps to make it one of the most popular grapefruits. The fruit holds on the tree for a long time, making the fruit sweeter until it is ready to pick - it’s sweeter than Ruby Red grapefruit and is widely considered to be the world’s best tasting grapefruit! They are seedless, making them an excellent fruit for juicing or eating them whole, fresh off the tree. This Texas native is hardy and vigorous, and loves to grow in Houston. If you love red grapefruit, you will want this tree!
At Moon Valley Nurseries, we take pride in offering Rio Red Grapefruit trees that provide the sweetest and juiciest fruit in all of Texas. We sell these fruit trees in a variety of sizes with many available at fruit producing age, ready to produce the juicy, sweet fruit everyone loves! Come visit any of of huge nursery locations and our nursery pro’s will be glad to help you select the perfect tree for your landscaping needs.
Rio Red Grapefruit trees care easy to grow and with their dark green foliage, this tree looks attractive on all types of landscapes. Homeowners love them because they can fit in almost any size space and they are such strong growers that you’ll be sharing the bounty of fruit with family and friends in no time at all!
With proper fertilizer, Rio Red Grapefruit trees will explode with growth. Moon Valley Nurseries has teamed up with the top fertilizer-producing nursery to design ideal fertilizers, supplements, liquids, and pellets ideal for treating Houston’s dense soil with the nutrients and vitamins essential for growing a beautiful landscape.
Homegrown grapefruits always taste better, especially Rio Red Grapefruit! Try some for yourself!