Citrus grapefruit Golden Spec
Grapefruit Golden Special Dwarf
New Zealand grapefruit variety. Orange-coloured, sweeter, tangy flesh with few seeds. An excellent breakfast fruit with just enough acidity and juices well. Heavy bearer and ripens in cooler areas. Fruits late winter to spring – July through November. Later in cooler areas. Fruit holds on tree exceptionally well without loss in quality. Self fertile. Grows approximately 1.5m high x 1m wide.
Full sun with well drained, fertile soil. Requires a sheltered position. Frost tolerant once established. Will tolerate temps to around -3°C. Water regularly during hot, dry spells. Regular fertilising from spring to mid-summer.