- Ideal small fruit plant gift for any occasion
- Make Fresh fruit beverages with your own fruit!
- The self-fertile plant is hardy but requires frost protection
- Any pruning that is required is best done late Autumn when the tree is dormant.
- Pot size 21 cm
Bred from two other different varieties of fruit the grapefruit's name alludes to clusters of the fruit on the tree, which often appear similar to grapes and are also often referred to as the forbidden fruit. There are many health benefits to the grapefruit low in calories and high in vitamins A, B and C it’s proven to not affect blood sugars or insulin levels, one of the most hydrating fruit grapefruit is great for the skin! A grapefruit tree with it’s alluring scent and decorative fruit clusters can be placed anywhere in your home or garden. The hardy shrub prefers warmer climates so would best to be covered or bought inside whilst the temperatures drop. The evergreen plant which is easy to maintain can grow up to 5-6 meters high, and is very easy to care for, already matured our tree’s come bearing fruit, so there is no need to rush down to the shops to grab yourself a slice of the Mediterranean.