Grapefruit Trees
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Thinning the fruit on a grapefruit tree

Anonymous added on November 27, 2014 | Answered

Our grapefruit tree has many, many fruits on it. Should we thin or remove some of them to improve the remaining fruit?

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Nikki
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Answered on November 28, 2014

Yes, thinning the number of fruit on the tree will help it focus more energy to those left on there. Simply pluck off some of the fruits and even any flower buds remaining on the tree.

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