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What Is the Best Way to Peel a Florida Orange?

Diane Lyons

  Juicy and delicious, Florida navel oranges are America’s most popular eating orange. In season from November through January, Florida navel oranges are at their peak during the holidays, which may be why giving and receiving Florida oranges has become a popular holiday tradition in America. When the world is cold and gray,...

For Christmas Delivery Order Florida Citrus by Dec. 17 (East Coast); Enter Coupon Code to Save

Diane Lyons

Better hurry! To guarantee that your gift of our fresh, delicious Florida citrus fruit will arrive in time for Christmas, Florida Orange orders must be placed by December 17. As a special holiday gift to our blog followers, Florida Orange is offering a 10% savings on holiday citrus gift orders placed through December...

Handy Uses for Florida Orange Peels

Diane Lyons

When it’s cold and dreary outside, there’s nothing like snacking on a sweet, juicy Florida orange to add some sunshine to your life. Packed with vitamin C, Florida oranges are an excellent source of vitamin A, vitamin B-6, potassium, thiamin, folate, magnesium and other essential minerals. Your body uses every last bit of...

Florida Citrus Provides Healthy Start to New Year

Diane Lyons

If healthy eating and weight loss are on your list of New Year’s resolutions, high-energy, low-calorie Florida citrus is the perfect addition to meals and a healthy snack choice. Fresh-picked Florida oranges and Florida grapefruit are packed with vitamin C, fiber, folate and other beneficial vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. If you want to stay...