Star Ruby Pink Grapefruit (Citrus Paradisi)


This cultivar was made in Texas (USA) in 1960s and was imported to Sicily in the late 1970s. The Star Ruby Pink Grapefruit is moderately vigorous, dense and bushy, its leaves are medium-sized and they have a winged petiole. Its white flowers are abundant and grow in bunches. Its fruits are medium-sized, globose, and have a smooth and rather thin peel. Their pulp is red, it has a bitterish flavour and has few seeds or no seeds at all.