Category Archives: Valencia Oranges

Florida Valencia Oranges Are America’s Favorite Juicing Orange

Bursting with sweet, flavorful juice, Florida Valencia Oranges are America’s favorite juicing orange, although they’re equally delicious eaten out of hand. The world’s best-known orange, Valencias were named for the city of Valencia, Spain where oranges of legendary sweetness have … Continue reading

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More Florida Citrus Favorites Coming into Season Soon!

The Florida citrus season is in full swing with more of your favorite varieties scheduled to come into season over the next few months. You still have one more month to enjoy Florida navel oranges. We’ll still be shipping America’s … Continue reading

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Why Do Some Valencia Oranges Turn Green?

Did you know that Florida oranges will not overripen if they are left on the tree? This happy fact of nature ensures that every delicious Florida Valencia orange you receive from FloridaOrange.com is picked at the peak of ripeness. But … Continue reading

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How Long Can I Store Florida Citrus Fruit?

At 10 years, Spam has the longest shelf life of any food, according to food scientists who are experimenting with high-pressure processing to create fresh-tasting food that could be stored for 3 to 5 years to feed astronauts, soldiers and … Continue reading

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Early Spring Hastens End of Florida Citrus Season

You can blame global warming or a fluke of nature, but last year’s unusually early spring accelerated the growing season for several varieties of Florida citrus fruit. Florida’s top citrus growers are predicting an early end to the season for Florida … Continue reading

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Florida Valencia Oranges Make Great Juicers

Power up your juicers! Florida Valencia oranges have just come into season, and  FloridaOrange.com will start shipping Valencia orders next week. Prized for their sweet flavor, low seed count and heavy juice content, Florida Valencia oranges are America’s favorite juicing orange. Known … Continue reading

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Handy Uses for Florida Orange Peels

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, … Continue reading

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