After chocolate and vanilla, orange is the world’s favorite flavor.

One orange supplies a full days Vitamin C requirement.

A single citrus plant can bear as many as 60,000 flowers, but only 1% of those flowers will turn into fruit.

Oranges were known as the fruits of the Gods. They were often referred as the ‘golden apples’ that Hercules stole.

In China and Japan oranges and orange blossoms are a symbol of love and happiness.

Almost 70 million tons of oranges are produced each year. Brazil is the largest producer of oranges. One third of commercially available oranges originate from Brazil.

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First I was so schocked about the quality of the photos, but then I thought that not being perfect is totally fine. Actually the outcome is pretty cool! Looks like old-school! :D We just had fun with my dearest "step-daughter" and wished to keep the memories alive in my blog as well. Moreover, wanted to share with you great facts about oranges :)

Have a lovely weekend :* (and eat oranges)

Jane and Bärbel :)