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.|
More fun facts about oranges:
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 :)