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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orange_(fruit)

The orange is the fruit of the citrus species Citrus × sinensis in the family Rutaceae. It is also ..... The orange is unknown in the wild state; it is assumed to have originated in ... Spanish missionaries brought orange trees to Arizona between 1707 and 1710, while the Franciscans did the same in San Diego, California, in 1769.

quatr.us/food/oranges.htm

January 2017 - The first wild ancestors of oranges and lemons probably evolved in Australia and New Guinea, where the first ... But more than a third of the world's oranges today come on ships from Brazil. ... Did you find what you needed?

www.britannica.com/plant/orange-fruit

Jan 12, 2017 ... Orange, any of several species of small trees or shrubs of the genus Citrus of the family Rutaceae and their ... Oranges come in many types.

www.californiacountry.org/features/article.aspx?arID=695

"When the Gold Rush of 1849 hit, there was a huge demand for oranges in the ... fruit, believed to have originated from Southeast China thousands of years ago. ... In 1893, they did just that and formed the Southern California Fruit Exchange, ...

www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/orange.html

The orange is unknown in the wild state; is assumed to have originated in .... However, the tree tends to alternate-bearing, the fruit does not hold for long on the ...

www.culinarylore.com/food-history:how-did-the-navel-orange-originate

Sep 28, 2016 ... If you've eaten an orange lately there is a very good chance it was a navel orange. Navel oranges are the most popular eating oranges in the ...

mentalfloss.com/article/29942/which-came-first-orange-color-or-orange-fruit

The earliest recorded use of orange the fruit in English is from the 1300s and came to ... The Sanskrit word's origin is unclear, but it might come from a Dravidian ...

www.buzzle.com/articles/history-of-orange-fruit.html

Sep 2, 2016 ... Orange trees were grown in Southeast Asia since ancient times. ... orange. Did You Know? In 1493, Columbus brought orange seeds from Spain's .... Where dose the blood orange come from and how was it cultivated - Nay ...

www.tytyga.com/History-of-the-Citrus-and-Citrus-Tree-Growing-in-America-a/381.htm

Early Christian tile mosaics dating back to 300 AD of both oranges and lemon were shown in lemon-yellow and orange colors surrounded by bright green ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Orange_(fruit)

Oranges are considered to have originated in either India, Vietnam, ... This does not allow for the usual selective breeding methodologies, and so not only do the  ...