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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 .... As oranges are rich in vitamin C and do not spoil easily, during the Age of Discovery, ... The fruit is small, smooth, not highly colored, and juicy, with a pale yellow colored juice, especially in fruits that come from lemon rootstock.

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 ...

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May 18, 2017 ... Unlike the Valencia, Navel oranges do not grow well in tropical climates; .... biological contamination does not come into contact with the fruit.

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

Degreening does not occur in California where 'Valencia' oranges from one growing .... While the orange will often come true from seed because of nucellar ...

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 ...

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

Mandarin oranges or mandarins (Citrus reticulata), with some cultivars also .... Oranges are picked when fully ripe, since they do not further ripen after picked.

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Aug 11, 2013 ... And although the flesh of oranges does flare a tasty-looking orange, the skin of many oranges, especially in the ones in warmer countries, ...

www.reference.com/science/oranges-come-bb33a5118f06673

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

www.citrus.com/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-navel-oranges

Navel oranges are possibly the most popular of the citrus fruits in the world. ... The navel orange is an undeveloped fruit, which is why they come conjoined after ...