Chandler Red Pummelo Tree

3 Gallon Pot. Ships 3 – 4' Tall.
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Description

About the Chadler Red Pummelo Tree

The Chandler Red Pummelo tree is a popular citrus tree that is known for its large, juicy fruits and fragrant flowers. The tree is native to Southeast Asia, but it is now grown in many parts of the world, including the United States. This grapefruit hybrid is an attractive tree that serves as an ornamental, as well as a productive edible – perfect for your edible landscape!

The Chandler Red Pummelo tree produces large, round or pear-shaped fruits that can weigh up to 4 pounds. The skin of the fruit is thick and tough, but it is easy to peel, revealing the juicy flesh inside. Little to no seeds! The flesh is light pink and it has a sweet, mild taste with a slightly bitter aftertaste. The fruits are often used in salads, desserts, and beverages, and they are also eaten on their own as a healthy snack.

How to Grow the Chandler Red Pummelo Tree

The tree itself can grow large, with a spreading habit and dense canopy of glossy green leaves. The tree is also easy to care for, requiring regular watering and fertilization to produce a healthy crop of fruits. It is a self-fertile variety.

The Chandler Red Pummelo tree is popular among citrus growers and backyard gardeners alike for its large, delicious fruits and ornamental value. It can grow well in large containers and be grown in cooler climates if brought indoors during the winter and kept by a sunny window.

Overall, the Chandler Red Pummelo tree is a valuable and delicious citrus tree that is worth considering for anyone who loves fresh, juicy citrus and beautiful, fragrant trees.

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Since 1816, Stark Bro’s has promised to provide customers with the very best fruit trees and plants. It’s just that simple. If your trees or plants do not survive, please let us know within one year of delivery. We will send you a free one-time replacement, with a nominal shipping fee of $9.99. If the item in question is not available, we can issue a one-time credit to your account equaling the original product purchase price or issue you a refund. Read more about our warranty policy.

Characteristics

Fruit Color Pink
Fruit Size Large
Pollination Self-Pollinating
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 5.0 - 6.0
Taste Sweet
Texture Thick Skin
Years to Bear 3 - 4
Zone Range 2 - 11

Size & Spacing

Mature Size

When your tree matures, it will be approximately 15 - 30' tall x 15 - 30' wide.

Recommended Spacing

We recommend spacing these trees 15 - 30' apart to ensure room for growth.

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 2 - 11 Outdoors: 9 - 11
My Hardiness Zone ?
The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.
This item can be grown in colder climates if it's planted in a container and brought indoors during the winter months. If you're planting it outdoors in the ground, we recommend being within the outdoor zone range.

Pollination

This variety is self pollinating.

In many cases, you may still want to plant pollinating partners to increase the size of your crops, but with self-pollinating varieties doing so is optional. You'll get fruit with only one plant!

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow citrus trees in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

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