The Arabs introduced the bitter orange tree in Europe by the south of Spain in the tenth century, however, sweet orange did not begin to cultivate until the XV-XVI centuries.
Orange is a citrus fruit, round, orange and with pulp the interior, also orange, formed by small segments full of juice.
Varieties: There are numerous varieties divided into three large groups: navel, white and sanguine. The Navel orange is the best as table fruit.
Seasonality: It is a fruit whose availability extends throughout the year, although its consumption is more abundant during the winter months, from November to April.