PUMMELO TREE - NAM ROI
A recently imported Pummelo from Vietnam, where it is a very popular seedless variety. Pummelos are similar to grapefruits, but larger and sweeter. Most adaptable citrus to tropical areas. Grows very well in subtropical climates too.
Plant Information or Specifications
Sub Categories (HashTags)
Asian Favourite (#AsianFavourite)
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
July, August, September, October
Customer Comments on Pummelo Tree - Nam Roi
Pummelo - Nam Roi
Excellent eating quality, I know why the Vietnamese consider this to be one of their best Pumello varieties. | Greg Daley - Kyogle, NSW 19-Aug-2013
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Update: 710 days 19hrs
Flowers profusely but not much fruit set. Suspect competition from nearby trees for moisture. I have therefore movwill ed it to a new location after a good pruning. However, the tree has died back and was removed.
Fruiting Months July and August
Height 1.5 metres
Growing: In the Ground
Fruit Harvest: 1 Fruit Per Year
First Fruited: 2 Years from purchase in pot
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spray with Lebaycid to control fruit fly. Not a serious problem but some spoilage can occur.
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