How Does An Orange Grow?

by Andrea Greengard

We hate to break it to you, but you’ve been choosing your oranges all wrong… Find out how the orange growers do it — and also why they’re “terrified” for the future of our groves.

Oranges are among the world’s most popular fruits. Also called sweet oranges, they grow on orange trees and belong to a large group of fruits known as citrus fruits. Their true origin is a mystery, but the cultivation of oranges is thought to have started in eastern Asia thousands of years ago. Today, they are grown in most warm regions of the world and consumed either fresh or as juice.

Oranges are a healthy source of fiber, vitamin C, thiamine, folate, and antioxidants. They have multiple other health benefits as well.

Video by TRUE FOOD TV. Learn more on their website, http://truefood.tv/

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