Grow Your Own Grapefruit Right At Home!
Among the largest Citrus fruit you can grow, Grapefruit trees are sweet-tart and juicy ornamentals that are perfectly suited to a full-sun landscape! Enjoy all the fruit for fresh eating, juicing, desserts, and zesting up your baked goods and preserves with this delectable fruit!
From their scented white flowers to their glossy broad-leaved evergreen foliage, Grapefruit trees resemble their cousins until those big softball-sized (and larger) fruit start forming and turning heads throughout the neighborhood!
Where Can Grapefruit Grow Best?
Grapefruit trees are tropical plants that need to be protected from freezing temperatures outside but can be grown indoors in bright light. Anywhere winters are mild and the trees are not exposed to freezing temperatures.
- Full Sun - 6 plus hours of direct sun per day
- Well-Drained Enriched Soil
- Moderate Moisture Needs
- Acidic Soil & Acid-Loving Fertilizer
Grapefruit can be grown in the ground as hard-working edible landscape trees, where the scented flowers and evergreen foliage add to their year-round appeal You'll get a delicious harvest and an effective privacy screen. You'll get many benefits from a single tree! Because everyone you know will also be able to enjoy the huge harvest of large fruit!
Maybe your weather isn't suited for Citrus or you just don't have the space in your yard. Winterize Grapefruit trees when it's freezing outside by bringing your tree indoors, then in the spring after the threat of frost has passed, you can move your tree onto the patio for the summer! Grapefruit trees are perfectly adapted to being grown in a container.
In fact, these Citrus trees perform amazingly well in containers even if you don't have to endure frosty winters. They also make such a fun accent plant for your patio. But cold weather doesn't need to stop you from enjoying Grapefruit trees. Grow these trees in large planters outdoors near your kitchen and entertaining area.
Check out the Rio Red or the Oro Blanco Grapefruit tree for easy-care, smaller patio-ready plants. Other Grapefruit trees can still be kept in containers and simply pruned and maintained at a smaller size.
The Home Garden is Ideal for a Grapefruit Tree
Citrus plays a dual role as a wonderful fresh fruit for culinary delights and a beautiful evergreen landscape plant! Grown in the ground in frost-free climates, Grapefruits works as a specimen tree, a screen tree, or a perfect edible hedge. It's good to know that Grapefruit can be maintained to any height with regular pruning during the dormant season!
Try a hedgerow of Ray Ruby or Ruby Red for privacy and a huge harvest! Mix and match with other Citrus trees to create a linear orchard. Choose a Star Ruby Grapefruit for a spectacular specimen tree in your front yard landscape, or for backyard shade.
Why Choose Our Grapefruit Trees for Sale
Nature Hills Nursery has perfected the art of growing Grapefruit and Citrus trees and ensuring safe delivery to people across the country who want super-fresh ingredients.
The cost of a Grapefruit tree pays for itself over time, and nothing could be easier than online ordering to buy them. Our extensive online catalog of Citrus trees for sale is unmatched by anyone in the business.
Hungry for the fresh taste, incredible scent, and unique décor of homegrown Grapefruit trees? You are in great company! These special trees are wildly popular!