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28 Fun And Interesting Facts About Oranges

The orange is a fruit of the citrus species Citrus x sinensis in the family Rutaceae. The fruit is sometimes called a sweet orange, to distinguish it from the related Citrus x aurantium, which is referred to as bitter orange. Take a look below for 28 more fun and interesting facts about oranges. 1. The…

23 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About Blood Oranges

The blood orange is a type of orange with crimson, almost blood-colored flesh. The distinctive dark flesh color is due to the presence of anthocyanins, a family of antioxidant pigments common to many flowers and fruit, but uncommon in citrus fruits. Take a look below for 23 more interesting and fascinating facts about blood oranges….

27 Fun And Interesting Facts About Grapefruit

Grapefruit are a subtropical citrus tree known for its sour to semi-sweet, somewhat bitter fruit. Grapefruit is a hybrid originating in Barbados as an accidental cross between two introduced species, sweet orange and pomelo, both of which were introduced from Asia in the 17th century. Take a look below for 27 more fun and interesting…