Navelina oranges, along with other varieties, are primarily grown in Spain, which is the world's largest orange supplier. This type of oranges is medium or medium-large sized and pear shaped. They have small navels, from which they get their name, and which are actually very small, undeveloped fruits. The red-orange, mostly smooth and thin rind hides flesh that is relatively juicy, sweet, and seedless. Kaki, also called Persimmon, originated in China. It is among the oldest cultivated plants. It was first introduced to Europe as an ornamental plant, but around 1860, Kaki began to be known as a delicious fruit fit for consumption. It is yellow-orange, thin-skinned rounded fruit with slightly flattened end with an orange, sometimes reddish pulp. It has a rich and sweet flavour as well as a soft and unctuous texture.
Navelina oranges are high in Vitamin C. Health benefits include strengthening of heart condition and overall of the immune system. Kaki are rich in carbohydrates, vitamins A and C. They are also contain calcium, sodium and phosphorus. They have been shown to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits.
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|Description:||Navelina Orange & Rojo Brillante Kaki|
|Certification:||Organic (Euro Organic)|
|Min. Weight:||2.5 KG|
|Est. # of Fruits:||8 - 9 oranges & 6 - 7 kakis|
|Est. # of Unique Fruits:||2|
|* # of fruits is only an estimation that may change from time to time. On the other hand, we make sure that minimum weight is respected.|