Pomelo is one of the original 3 species from which all other citrus fruits are derived. Native to Southeast Asia, it has a shape that is not spherical but slightly flattened (pyriform), its skin is smooth and very thick with a yellow-green color, and the fleshy flesh is typically straw yellow.

It is the largest Citrus existing in nature and can weigh up to ten kilograms.

Seasonality & Origin

Cultivation method

: Produced by conventional agriculture, complying with current Italian legislation on pesticides and good agricultural cultivation practices.
For fruits imported from countries other than Italy, the current EU harmonization rules on permitted pesticide residues are applied.