Grapefruit or Citrus paradisi is said to be an American hybrid between the pomelo and the sweet orange. It is an edible berry composed of a dozen sections. The Star Ruby variety from South-Africa is known for its juiciness and sweetness. With its dark red pulp, Star Ruby grapefruit is tangy and tart flavor with an underlying sweetness. It is said that Vasco de Gama brought back the first ''Chinese orange'' in Europe where only bitter oranges were grown at that time. In 1791, the Spanish priest Vicente Monzon cultivated the first orange plantation in Carcagente in Valencia, a region that was soon to be famous for the exceptional quality of its citrus. The Maroc Late is a late maturing orange. Its flesh contains an exceptionally high rate of juice and high quality flavor.
Oranges are high in Vitamin C. Health benefits include strengthening of heart condition and overall of the immune system.Grapefruits are categorized as white, pink, and ruby, based on their flesh color. The flavor is sweet, tart and tangy. Grapefruit is an excellent source of vitamin C, a vitamin that helps to support the immune system, helping to reduce cold symptoms.
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Star Ruby Grapefruit & Maroclate Premium Orange
|Origin:||South Africa & Morocco|
|Certification:||Organic (Euro Organic)|
|Min. Weight:||2.5 KG|
|Est. # of Fruits:||-|
|Est. # of Unique Fruits:||2|
|* # of fruits is only an estimation that may change from time to time. On the other hand, we make sure that minimum weight is respected.|