- The word orange comes from a transliteration of the Sanskrit naranga. Which comes from the Tamil naru. Which means “fragrant.”!
- Oranges were first produced in southeast Asia, sometime around 4000 BC.
- Oranges are the largest citrus crop in the world.
- Brazil is the largest producer of oranges in the world.
- There are over 600 varieties of oranges.
- Orange juice is the most popular juice in America.
- There is more fiber in an orange than in most other fruits and veggies.