Out of this world taste is the only way to describe the Tangelo. It is a hybrid of the tangerine and grapefruit and is sometimes referred to as ‘Honeybells’. Fiery red in color, the Tangelo is extremely juicy and taste just like a tangerine. They are also one of the easiest citruses to eat as their flesh is easily peeled back to allow for quick and easy enjoyment. There are a few varieties of Tangelo to choose from, and we’ve taken the guesswork out and only carry the best varieties for our area.
Here at Moon Valley Nurseries we pride ourselves on only growing the absolute best varieties of citrus trees that grow in our climate zone. The best varieties of tangelo for the Southwest are:
Varieties: Minneola and Orlando
A great landscape tree!
Allow to grow free form, too much pruning effects bloom cycles
Loves the heat