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  Orange (fruit) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
, or Citrus aurantium Risso) and its fruit.
Oranges are widely grown in warm climates worldwide, and the flavors of orange vary from sweet to sour.
The mutation causes a 'twin' fruit, with a smaller orange embedded in the outer fruit opposite the stem.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Orange_(fruit)   (1258 words)

  
 Orange (colour) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Orange was the rallying colour of the 2004–2005 Orange Revolution in Ukraine.
Orange is the colour of the second equipation of Valencia CF (Spain).
Orange is the primary colour of the Adanaspor SK of Turkey.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Orange_(colour)   (742 words)

  
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Oranges are orange in color – the color is named for the fruit, not the other way around.
The mutation caused a diapaloid (twin) fruit, with a smaller orange embedded in the outer fruit near the stem.
Orange cultivation is a major business, and an important part of the economies of (among others) the US states of Florida and California, many Mediterranean countries, Romania, South Africa, and the 'Riverina' district around the Murray River in Australia.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/o/or/orange__fruit_.html   (725 words)

  
 Orange Fruit
Orange juice is one of the commodities traded on the
Orange oil (produced by pressing the peel) is used in surface conditioning of wood furniture, and (along with other citrus oils) in grease removal and as a hand-cleansing agent.
Orange spray (extracted from orange peels and sold commercially) is an extremely efficient cleaning agent which is environmentally friendly and non-toxic.
www.edinformatics.com /culinaryarts/food_encyclopedia/orange.htm   (644 words)

  
 orange - Wiktionary
The fruit of an orange tree; a citrus fruit with a slightly sour flavour.
The colour of a ripe orange (the fruit); a reddish-yellow.
Having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree; reddish-yellow.
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/orange   (260 words)

  
 Orange
Fruit flies are a constant threat to oranges and massive steps have been taken against the spread of the Mediterranean fruit fly whenever it has appeared in Florida or California.
Pectin for use in fruit preserves and otherwise, is derived from the white inner layer of the peel.
A vinous decoction of husked orange seeds is prescribed for urinary ailments in China and the juice of fresh orange leaves or a decoction of the dried leaves may be taken as a carminative or emmenagogue or applied on sores and ulcers.
www.hort.purdue.edu /newcrop/morton/orange.html   (7762 words)

  
 Cookbook:Orange - Wikibooks, collection of open-content textbooks
The mutation caused a diploid, or twin, fruit, with a smaller orange embedded in the outer fruit near the stem.
Frozen Orange juice - In the USA orange juice is sometimes sold in the form of frozen concentrate blocks, so a recipe may say 'one box or block frozen orange juice'.
Oranges are not often used in savoury cooking, but they are an important flavouring ingredient of several recipes including orange chicken, and the French dish duck a l'orange.
en.wikibooks.org /wiki/Cookbook:Orange   (637 words)

  
 Oranges
He sold oranges to gold rush miners and with the completion of the transcontinental railroad, shipped them to St. Louis in 1877, and the California citrus business was off and running.
The Mediterranean rim produces a variety of oranges, from the bitter or Seville orange of Spain to the Clementine of Morocco, the blood orange of Italy, and the Jaffa orange of Israel.
The navel is a seedless orange, oval with thick, easy-to-remove peel and segments that separate cleanly.
www.tonytantillo.com /fruits/oranges.html   (1075 words)

  
 Orange Fruits Oranges Description, History Storage Suppliers
Additionally, it was found that the longer the Valencia Orange fruit stayed on the tree, the lower the vitamin C level.
Therefore, orange juice must be kept cool to prevent vitamin C degradation as it is excellerated at high storage temperatures.
And compared to other citrus fruits, oranges have a broader range of uses: They can be added to various cooked or cold dishes, eaten as snacks, or squeezed for their delicious juice.
fruitsnvegetables.com /oranges.html   (488 words)

  
 Home Fruit Production
Navel oranges are characterized by the presence of a secondary fruit embedded in the blossom end of the fruit, creating a "navel" opening.
Its fruit are medium large, round to slightly oblate, with a thin, smooth, moderately thick peel that is easily bruised during harvest.
Oranges do not "ripen" in the general sense of the word as it is applied to other fruits; instead, they mature to good eating quality.
aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu /citrus/oranges.htm   (2973 words)

  
 Cook's Thesaurus: Citrus Fruit
Citrus fruits have stippled rinds that surround pulp that's tart, juicy, and rich in vitamin C and other nutrients.
Most citrus fruits are first peeled, then the pulp is either eaten out of hand or squeezed to make juice, but some, like the kumquat, are eaten peel and all.
Select fruits that are heavy for their size, and that give a little when you press them.
www.foodsubs.com /Fruitcit.html   (1186 words)

  
 Orange, Tangerine, Mandarin, Satsuma, Kumquat. Citrus Fruit.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Orange: Round thick skinned juicy edible fruit that is a reddish-yellow color when ripe.
Oranges: There are different types of oranges: navel oranges, Valencia oranges and blood oranges are the most cultivated races.
Oranges are an acid and therefore a detoxifying fruit;
www.thefruitpages.com /oranges.shtml   (511 words)

  
 Deciduous Fruit Trees
Many deciduous fruit trees that evolved in temperate climates require a period of winter cold in order to produce flowers and fruit.
Medium to large round fruit with yellow green skin, the white flesh is firm, crisp, juicy, and tart.
The fruit is similar in size and appearance to the common date.
home.att.net /~oc_crfg/deciduous_fruit_trees.htm   (2531 words)

  
 orange - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Orange (city, California), city in Orange County, southwestern California.
Orange (France), city in the Vaucluse Department in southern France, 22 km (14 mi) north of Avignon on the Rhône Plain.
- citrus fruit: a round or oval citrus fruit with thick orange skin and juicy segmented flesh.
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=orange   (221 words)

  
 Orange (fruit) - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Orange (fruit), common name for citrus fruit of several trees.
Different varieties include the sweet orange, the sour, or Seville, orange, and the...
Orange (town, Australia), town in New South Wales, Australia.
uk.encarta.msn.com /Orange_(fruit).html   (113 words)

  
 Citrus fruit
Although oranges are the major fruit in the citrus fruits group, accounting for about 70% of citrus output, the group also includes small citrus fruits (such as tangerines, mandarines, clementines and satsumas), lemons and limes and grapefruits.
First, citrus fruits were taken to North Africa and then, probably by the fall of the Roman Empire, they entered the South of Europe, where they flourished in the Middle Ages.
Citrus fruits were brought to America by the Spaniards (Columbus took seeds of citrus fruits with him in his second trip) and the Portuguese in their exploration trips to the New World, around year 1500.
www.unctad.org /infocomm/anglais/orange/characteristics.htm   (1020 words)

  
 Orange - Fruit   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oranges are oval to sphere-shaped fruits with leathery, porous skin.
Oranges may be confused with other citrus fruits, such as grapefruits and tangerines.
However, grapefruits are usually much larger and more yellow than oranges, and tangerines have a more flattened sphere shape than oranges.
www.hort.purdue.edu /ext/senior/fruits/orange1.htm   (44 words)

  
 Ugli Fruit
Native to Jamaica, Ugli fruit is a citrus fruit that is thought to be a mandarin–orange hybrid.
The Ugli fruit found in the market is not differentiated by variety, but may have skin that is greenish or yellow-orange in color.
Eaten raw as a snack, it is best to peel the fruit and divide it into sections like an orange, rather than the traditional way of scooping grapefruit from the segments after it is cut in half.
www.pccnaturalmarkets.com /health/Food_Guide/Ugli_Fruit.htm   (644 words)

  
 Orange   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
It is her belief that oranges with seeds are female while those without are male or neutral.
Some fruits need seeds to make growth hormones so that the fruit will develop normally, however there are a few fruit which develop without seed such as Oriental persimmons and navel Oranges.
So seediness of fruit is a function of the type of fruit, rather than the gender of the fruit.
aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu /plantanswers/fruit/orange.html   (593 words)

  
 Mandarin Orange Fruit
Mandarin oranges are usually eaten plain or in fruit salads.
The tangor, also called a temple orange, is a cross between a mandarin and an orange.
Citrus fruit varieties are usually self-fertile (needing the bee only to move pollen within the same flower), or
edinformatics.com /culinaryarts/food_encyclopedia/mandarin_orange.htm   (164 words)

  
 Orange.
This is extracted from the fruit of the sweet orange - Citrus aurantium dulcis, and is used in our Rejuvenating and Normalizing Face Wash, Rejuvenating Day Cream as well as the Re-hydrating and Rejuvenating Night Cream.
Citrus aurantium dulcis (orange) fruit extract is an extract from the fruit of the sweet orange (Citrus aurantium dulcis - also known as Citrus sinensis).
Citrus aurantium amara (bitter orange) peel extract is an extract from the peel of the bitter orange, citrus aurantium amara.
www.dermaxime.com /orange.htm   (812 words)

  
 NBC10.com - Health Encyclopedia - Carbohydrates
Also, many refined foods, such as white flour, sugar, and polished rice, lack B vitamins and other important nutrients unless they are marked "enriched." It is healthiest to obtain carbohydrates, vitamins, and other nutrients in as natural a form as possible -- for example, from fruit instead of table sugar.
Fruits: 1 medium size fruit (such as 1 medium apple or 1 medium orange), 1/2 cup of a canned or chopped fruit, or 3/4 cup of fruit juice
Breads and cereals: 1 slice of bread; 1 ounce or 2/3 cup of ready-to-eat cereal; 1/2 cup of cooked rice, pasta, or cereal; 1/2 cup of cooked dry beans, lentils, or dried peas
www.nbc10.com /encyclopedia/6863289/detail.html   (829 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Finally, the orange becomes Florida's official fruit   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bush said he was "completely surprised" that while the orange blossom is the state flower and orange juice is Florida's official beverage, the role of official fruit was vacant.
Shapiro's class discovered the orange omission a year ago when they were fourth-graders reading about kids in New Jersey who made blueberries that state's official fruit.
The group of 17 social studies pupils put together a petition to give the orange its due, sent letters to their lawmakers and even wrote a song extolling the health benefits and tastiness of the fruit.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2005-05-20-bush-orange_x.htm   (386 words)

  
 Cooks Recipes | Coconut-Orange Fruit Dip Recipe
Serve this tropical-flavored dip with an assortment of seasonal fruit.
Stir in 1/4 cup coconut and orange peel.
Serve with strawberries, apple slices or other fruit.
www.cooksrecipes.com /appetizer/coconut-orange_fruit_dip_recipe.html   (79 words)

  
 Orange (fruit) - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Different varieties include the sweet orange, the sour orange, and the mandarin...
California: California is a great place—if you happen to…, Nursery Rhymes: Oranges and lemons, Say the…
Citrus, common name for several related evergreen trees and shrubs of the rue family, and generally for the fruits they produce, including the citron,...
encarta.msn.com /Orange_(fruit).html   (128 words)

  
 Fruit teas - Orange, Passionfruit, Peach, Pineapple, Raspberry, Strawberry - Vanilla, Spice
Fruit tea, fruit flavored tea, tea with fruit, fruit flavored with tea, berry tea, very berry tea - one word describes it - DELICIOUS !!.
Fruit teas are fl teas or green teas flavored with a natural essence of fruit.
Pieces of fruit in the tea do not contribute much to the flavor.They contain fl tea as a base that can be of Indian origin like Assam or Darjeeling, or China tea - a fl tea that is pan fired and has a “smoky”flavor.
www.bodyofmine.com /tea/Flavored_Tea/Fruit_Tea_1/fruit_tea_1.htm   (289 words)

  
 Chocolate-Orange Fruit Drizzle
Using a zester or peeler, remove the rind from one orange and set aside.
Stir in the rind from the first orange, the lemon juice, orange slices, pears and apples; cook for 5 minutes until softened.
Divide the fruit among 4 serving bowls; spoon the juices over the fruit and drizzle the chocolate sauce over each serving.
deseretnews.com /dn/recipes/view/1,3826,150024,00.html   (193 words)

  
 Orange Sherbet-Fruit Mold
Orange Sherbet-Fruit Mold is from the Cook'n Deluxe collection.
Remove from heat and stir in sherbet until thoroughly blended; fold in prepared fruit.
Rinse a 6-cup mold with cold water; pour in gelatin mixture and chill until firm.
www.dvo.com /recipe_pages/deluxe/Orange_Sherbet-Fruit_Mold.html   (257 words)

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