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...
January 2017 - The first wild ancestors of oranges and lemons probably evolved
in Australia and New Guinea, where the first people probably began eating ...
Oranges are believed to have originated in southeastern Asian, formerly known
as Indochina, southern China and northeastern India. The fruit was brought to ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
Description; Origin and Distribution; Varieties; Pollination; Climate; Soil ....
Degreening does not occur in California where 'Valencia' oranges from one
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 ...
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