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Orange (fruit) - Wikipedia

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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...

History of Oranges - Where do oranges and lemons come from ...

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January 2017 - The first wild ancestors of oranges and lemons probably evolved in Australia and New Guinea, where the first people probably began eating ...

Where do oranges come from? | Reference.com

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Oranges are believed to have originated in southeastern Asian, formerly known as Indochina, southern China and northeastern India. The fruit was brought to ...

Genetic origin of cultivated citrus determined: Researchers find ...

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Jan 26, 2011 ... Even with a documented history of cultivation spanning more than 4000 years, the exact genetic origins of cultivated Citrus species such as ...

orange | fruit | Britannica.com

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Jan 12, 2017 ... Oranges come in many types. ... Oranges are picked when fully ripe, for, unlike some deciduous fruits, they do not ripen or improve in quality ...

Outstandingly Intriguing History of the Orange Fruit - Buzzle

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Sep 2, 2016 ... But the Western countries were unaware of the existence of oranges till 1st century BC. Earlier ... Did You Know? ... Origin and Distribution.

Orange (fruit) - New World Encyclopedia

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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.

Orange

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Description; Origin and Distribution; Varieties; Pollination; Climate; Soil .... Degreening does not occur in California where 'Valencia' oranges from one growing ...

Where Did Citrus Fruits Originate From? - Softpedia News

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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 ...

Texas Oranges History - Origins, Evolution, Spreading, Cultivation

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Did you know that the orange begun its evolution 20 million years ago in the South China Sea? At the time, they were nothing like the oranges we are familiar  ...