• Place of origin: South East Asia. Name originated from Tamil Pambilimasu.


  • Description: Trees grow to about 8m and bear fruits resembling grapefruits.


  • Grow best: In full sunlight, in any type of soil that is moist but well-drained. Water once a week.  


  • Gardening Tips: Use citrus fertiliser.


  •  Use: The skin of pomelo is very rich in bioflavonoids and suggested to slow growth of some cancers. Fruit segments are delicious added to salads without membrane.