During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Ruby Red Grapefruit Tree - Fruiting Size
Full of vitamin C and A
Can remain outside with temperatures above 40 degrees F.
Easy to grow indoors on the patio or outdoors in zone 10
Size shipped: Growing in 8" pot
Ruby Red Grapefruits are great for juicing and the taste will leave you smiling. The fruit looks like ordinary grapefruit, except the rind is thicker and ripens with a red hue. Ruby Red Grapefruit trees work great as a patio plant. If you live in a cold climate, just bring it inside during the winter. They produce abundantly indoors or out. Just place it in front of a sunny window. Grapefruit are really good for you, healthy, nutritious and full of vitamin C and A. There is a phytochemical called lycopene which has been shown to reduce the risk of certain cancers.
Please allow 3-5 days for shipping on these.