Large round yellow citrus
fruit with acid juicy flesh.
them at 12 degrees Celcius (=57o F) or if you like in the refrigerator.
Grapefruit trees can grow
up to 15m.
The grapefruit is supposed
to be a young citrus sort that has grown out of a crossing between a pummelo
and an orange. You can also see it as an improved pummelo.
Grapefruits are eaten raw
and are often used for. Also marmalade is made out of it.
of the grapefruit family
sweeter then white grapefruits;
the father of the grapefruit;
A crossing between a tangarine and a grapefruit and can be recognized
"the little nose". See also oranges. Can be
peeled by hand.
Sweeties, are a crossing between
the pummelo and the grapefruit. Looks like a green grapefruit and tastes
Grapefruits can have a negative
effect on medication and the Seville orange may interact the same way with some medicines. So if you are taking medicines replace these fruits by other citrus. Clementines for instance. You can read more about this subject at: Grapefruit juice drug interactions faq.
Red grapefruits taste a bit sweeter
than yellow grapefruits;
Grapefruits contain much vitamin
The pummelo is the largest citrus fruit.