Citrus Hybrids- Tangelo, Pomelo etc

Types of Citrus Hybrids- Tangelo, Pomelo etc

In recent years there have been an increasing number of citrus hybrids including tangelos and pomelos.

Tangelo’s

A cross between mandarin and grapefruit these have a round shape with a raised bump on the stem end. Tangelo are a juicy, easy to peel fruit with few seeds. Available Winter to mid Spring.

 

 

Pomelo’s

Also called Pumelo, or pomellos they are similar in shape to a grapefruit but larger with thicker, softer skin and pale pink, white or yellow flesh. A delicious alternative to grapefruit with a less bitter flavour and lots of juice. Eat for breakfast, juice or use in salads.

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