All posts in Grapefruits

How to Ripen Grapefruit?

By: | Comments Off on How to Ripen Grapefruit? | On: November 5, 2018 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grapefruits

Red grapefruit is an amazing natural phenomenon which gave a boost to the citrus industry in Texas. People who failed to buy many of the white grapefruit parents of the sweet grapefruit cultivars are now flocking the markets to buy the sweet and juicy ruby red grapefruit. Grapefruit Varieties There... more

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Which Grapefruit is sweeter?

By: | Comments Off on Which Grapefruit is sweeter? | On: October 22, 2018 | Category: Citrus, Grapefruits

Because of its tart, tangy, and underlying sweet flavor and juicy goodness that rivals even that of the most popular citrus fruits on the market, grapefruit is considered a tasty breakfast treat that anyone can enjoy. It sits upon a prestigious spot in the world of citrus today, however that... more

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Does ruby red grapefruit lower blood pressure?

By: | Comments Off on Does ruby red grapefruit lower blood pressure? | On: July 13, 2018 | Category: Citrus, Grapefruits

The plump, juicy and sweet-tart flavored giant citrus fruit misnamed grapefruit is an amazingly refreshing and energizing fruit you should have for breakfast to keep you going all day long. The good news is, it is not only tasty and rejuvenating, it is also terrifically healthy.  What is even better... more

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When is Deep Red Grapefruit in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When is Deep Red Grapefruit in Season? | On: August 15, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Gift Ideas, Grapefruits

Every bit as sweet and seedless as its ruby red cousin, this bright, glowing variety delivers just as much juice and intense grapefruit flavor. Deep red grapefruit has a warm, crimson-blush outside, which adds depth and richness to the deep, dark red flesh inside. Deep red grapefruit is in season... more

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When is White Grapefruit in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When is White Grapefruit in Season? | On: August 15, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Grapefruits, Grove Fresh Fruit

White grapefruit has a fragrant aroma and firm, tart flesh. Ripened fully on the tree, our sweet white grapefruit is welcome at any food lover’s table. The ideal season for white grapefruit is November through February, so these make wonderful Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, New Years and Valentine’s Day gifts. Choose... more

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When is Ruby Red Grapefruit in Season?

By: | Comments Off on When is Ruby Red Grapefruit in Season? | On: August 15, 2016 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grapefruits, Indian River Fruit

Hale Groves Grapefruit is one of the best-tasting and most healthful gifts in our entire collection. We offer three beautiful varieties—ruby red grapefruit, sweet red grapefruit and classic white grapefruit. Our Indian River grapefruit is sweeter and mellower than any grapefruit you have tried. The reason? Florida is the ideal... more

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11 People Who Want a Fruit Basket Now

By: | Comments Off on 11 People Who Want a Fruit Basket Now | On: June 28, 2016 | Category: Citrus, Florida Oranges, Fruit Baskets, Gift Baskets, Gift Ideas, Grapefruits, Holidays, Independence Day, Navel Oranges

Have you ever given a fruit basket as a gift? I actually had never done so before because I did not know where to order reputable fruit baskets or which online companies I could trust. Last fall, however, I ordered my first fruit basket from Hale Groves—and I was hooked.... more

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How to Make Grapefruit Part of Your Daily Diet

By: | Comments Off on How to Make Grapefruit Part of Your Daily Diet | On: July 11, 2014 | Category: Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Grapefruits, Healthy Eating

Americans know that they need to eat more fruits and vegetables, like healthy grapefruit, so why don’t more people make healthy food choices? For many people it’s a question of time and convenience. Busy with work, school, taking care of the kids and the other daily tasks that have to... more

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The Different Types of Grapefruit

By: | Comments Off on The Different Types of Grapefruit | On: June 30, 2014 | Category: Fruit Facts, Grapefruits

The grapefruit is a subtropical citrus fruit with a bitter to sweet tasting, which was originally named the “forbidden fruit”. Grapefruits have a yellow-orange skin and their insides are segmented and acidic, varying in color. The most popular varieties are White Grapefruit, Pink Grapefruit and Ruby Red Grapefruit and they... more

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