The orange (specifically, the sweet orange) is the fruit of the citrus species Citrus
× sinensis in ... Sweet oranges were mentioned in Chinese literature in 314 BC.
... The fruit of the orange...
Oranges are believed to have originated in southeastern Asian, formerly known
as Indochina, southern China and northeastern India. The fruit was brought to ...
The orange is a hybrid of ancient cultivated origin, possibly between pomelo .....
Oranges are picked when fully ripe, since they do not further ripen after picked.
Mar 24, 2015 ... Oranges thrive best where the trees are chilled somewhat by ... unlike some
deciduous fruits, they do not ripen or improve in quality after being ...
Description; Origin and Distribution; Varieties; Pollination; Climate; Soil ....
Degreening does not occur in California where 'Valencia' oranges from one
Jan 23, 2008 ... Where do blood oranges come from? The blood orange originated in Sicily and
Spain and varieties include Tarocco, Moro (or Morro), and ...
Oct 2, 2007 ... Can you imagine life today without the lemon and orange juice? ... long time that
South/Southeastern Asia is the place of origin for these fruits. ... and cultivars
such as mandarins, oranges and lemons, originated in Asia," said ...
Jan 6, 2011 ... Navel oranges are named for their belly-button-like formations on the opposite
side from the stem. ... There are also proper nouns that come very close to being
a perfect rhyme ... Do you actually know the meaning of the word rhyme? ... Why
We Call Certain Types of Threats “Blackmail”, and The Origin of ...
Jan 19, 2012 ... Since navel oranges are seedless, farmers couldn't simply grow another ... An
navel orange tree can grow 30 feet tall and live for well over 100 years .... Why
We Call Certain Types of Threats “Blackmail”, and The Origin of the ...
Feb 8, 2012 ... Reader Erica wrote in with a question about oranges. ... The Sanskrit word's
origin is unclear, but it might come from a Dravidian .... you just did.