Citrus Grapefruit ‘Golden Special’



  • A New Zealand selection of grapefruit.
  • Fruit is juicy, sweet but still with the grapefruit tanginess.
  • Fruit ready July to October.
  • Eventually becomes a large tree.


  • A high source of Vitamin C.
  • Can be used to make marmalade.
  • Decorative, productive tree which can be used for screening.

Growing Conditions

  • Moderately coastal and wind hardy.
  • Avoid frosty areas.
  • Prefers full sun.
  • Dry to very moist soil conditions.


Height Width
5 year old tree 2.0m 1.0m
10 year old tree 3.0m 2.0m
Country of Origin:   New Zealand
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