Orange Facts – 51 Interesting Facts About Oranges

Facts about oranges

The most widely planted variety or oranges are Valencia oranges.

The largest of all citrus fruits are Pummelos, and in China, it is believed that eating Pummelos brings good luck.

The word orange comes from the Arabic word naranj.

The fiber provided by one medium size orange is equivalent to the fiber provided 7 cups of cornflakes.

Orange is the world’s favorite flavor after Chocolate and vanilla.

Christopher Columbus has brought the orange to America in 1493.

There are nearly 10 segments in a orange.

China is the place where the first orange trees were grown.

25 billion oranges are grown in America and Florida produces the most.

One orange can provide the full days Vitamin C requirement.