Grapefruit 'Rio Red', Semi-Dwarf
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen citrus produces large, fragrant flowers and glossy green foliage. Bright red, sweet grapefruits with yellow-orange rinds ripen in spring. Seedless variety.
- Landscape Size: 8'-12' tall, 8'-12' wide
- Light Requirement: Full Sun
- Water Needs: Moderate
- USDA Zone: 9a
- Growth Habit: Upright, Rounded
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Evergreen, Fruiting, Edible Fruits, Fragrant
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Green Thumb Guide
Prefers enriched, well draining soil. Prune to thin in early spring. Feed with Citrus and Fruit Tree Food after new growth begins. Cover with frost cloth at night to protect foliage from hard winter frosts.
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods
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Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)