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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 people probably began eating ...

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 ...

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 .... is probably due to the fact that cats don't gulp their food like dogs do, leading to ...

www.britannica.com/plant/orange-fruit

Oranges are picked when fully ripe, for, unlike some deciduous fruits, they do not ripen or improve in quality after being picked. The trees bear abundantly from ...

blog.pittmandavis.com/interesting-facts-about-valencia-oranges

Dec 5, 2012 ... Even though the Valencia orange was named for the city of Valencia in Spain, where there are lots of orange trees and a lot of citrus fruit grown, ...

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

Oranges are considered to have originated in either India, Vietnam, or southern ... and so not only do the navel oranges of today have exactly the same genetic ...

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.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 ...