Best stored in a cool room or the bottom shelf of a fridge. Like lemons, grapefruits cannot be ripened once picked.
The variety we sell is Star Ruby available all year round from Spain, Sicily and South Africa.
One grapefruit provides one and half times the adult daily requirement of vitamin C. They have a low glycaemic index (GI) and are a good source of lycopene and phytochemicals. The oil from grapefruit peel is often used in aromatherapy and is known for its uplifting and cleansing properties.
Country of origin
Grown in South Africa.
All produce is sold as class II