Species

 

Navel

First of the season to ripen, this popular variety is of deep orange color, round and easy to peel. It is characterized by a navel-like dimple in its lower part.

 

Its taste is lightly sour and sweet and it holds much juice. Available from October to late January.

Shamouti

This orange is Israel's major export variety. The Shamouti is oval shaped. Its fruit is seedless and its taste is sweet and tangy, with a distinctive aroma.

 

It has a light orange peel, which peels easily. Available from December to early April.

Valencia Late

The late variety of oranges. Its taste is lightly sour and sweet, and it is very rich in juice.


Its color is dark orange , it is round shaped and seedless. Its peel is thin and it is most sturdy in storage.

 

Available from early March to July.

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