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SWINGLE CITRUMELO TRIFOLIATE HYBRID(Cold Hardy Grapefruit) Zone 7-8
SWINGLE CITRUMELO TRIFOLIATE HYBRID(Cold Hardy Grapefruit) Zone 7-8


 
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Product Code: 018-56A-CITRUMELOSWINGLE


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      SWINGLE CITRUMELO TRIFOLIATE HYBRID(Cold Hardy Grapefruit) Zone 7-8

      We grow and sell these in Full Gal, 3-Gal, and 5-Gal at various times of the year

      • · Cold hardy Grapefruit easily to 15 degrees F some people say down in single digits,

        but not scientifically documented to such

      · Cold hardy Grapefruit easily to 15 degrees F some people say down in single digits,

      · but not scientifically documented to such.

      · Grapefruit hybrid with large rounded fruit.

      · · Flesh is white and sweet to the taste with sugar.

      · Developed by Walter Tennyson Swingle from Duncan grapefruit and trifoliate orange.

      · Scientific name: Poncirus trifoliata x Citrus paradis

      · Rootstock used extensively for other citrus.

      · Will grow to 5-6 feet at maturity and yield 40-50 fruit, bears at age 1-2 years.

      · Self-fertile.

      · Fruit tastes like a cross between a lemon and a grapefruit with smooth yellow skin.

      · Very resistant to citrus virus, root rot, blight, cold, and citrus nematode.

      · · Evergreen leaves are large.

      · · Fruit ripens in Nov-Jan and is approximately 4".

      · · Zone 7-8 very atypically cold hardy.



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