White Grapefruit (Citrus × paradisi)
Citrus × paradisi 'Marsh'
Sweet Grapefruit also referred to as Marsh White Grapefruit has a naturally sweet flavor with very little tartness due to it not developing strong acidic flavors. This makes the White Grapefruit a household favorite for uses in cooking, juicing, specialty cocktails and deserts. In late winter and early spring they will fill the air with citrus blossom fragrance making these a perfectly welcome addition to any landscape.These citrus trees produce large round fruit that is ready to pick in late summer through fall. Grapefruit's hold well on the tree giving you a chance to enjoy them longer.
Grapefruit trees are not only great at providing nutritious and grate tasting fruit but they are also a tree that can be used for shade, privacy, stand alone focal point or even in pots on patios and rock gardens. These are small to medium sized trees once mature and boast deep green leaves year round making them perfect for any size backyard. Minimal pruning is required, occasionally trimming off suckers to keep your citrus tree healthy and growing.
Pro Tip: Freeze freshly squeezed grapefruit juice in ice tray's to enjoy the fresh taste even out of season!
Moon Valley Nurseries has been growing all of our own citrus for decades and have developed custom root stock that is guaranteed to produce excellent tasting fruit and plentiful harvest. Rootstock for citrus trees is extremely important as they can be grafted with nearly anything and many growers will use inferior rootstocks so the trees will grow faster. Moon Valley Nurseries takes no short cuts! We only grow trees from our most premium specimens so you are always guaranteed to get the best tasting fruit.
- SUPER SWEET!
- EASY TO PEEL - LOW SEED COUNT!
- USE FOR DRINKS, COCKTAILS, COOKING & MORE
- SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZE TREE - PLANT ANYWHERE
- FRUIT HOLDS WELL ON TREE FOR YOU TO ENJOY IT LONGER
- GUARANTEED GREAT ROOTSTOCK!