Blood Orange Fruit
Features of the blood orange:
- Named for its distinctively colored flesh, the blood orange’s red color is due to the presence of anthocyanins, the same antioxidant compounds found in purple grapes.
- Moro is the most popular variety of blood orange.
- Medium size fruit, with internal color from light orange-red to dark purple
- Rich flavor, with a hint of berries.
- Easy to peel and usually seedless.
- The fruit requires cool night temperatures to develop. The fruit’s flesh may not darken as consistently in humid areas.
- The fruit matures typically in December to February.
- The oranges contain a low number of seeds while providing a juicy flesh and pleasant flavor, perfect for sauces and sorbets.
Blood Orange Tree
Features of the Moro blood orange tree:
- The blood orange tree is very easy to grow either indoors or outdoors.
- cold hardy tree.
- It is a vigorous growing, medium-sized tree, with a tendency to alternate-bearing years (heavy, then light).
- The blood orange requires both warm days for sugars to form and cool nights for the color to develop.
Grow Your Own Blood Oranges
- The tree you will receive is micro-budded, non-GMO, and about 1.5 feet tall (not including root system) in a 1-gallon plastic pot.
- With proper care, your tree will bear fruit in one year.
- You will receive detailed video instructions on how to transplant and care for your citrus tree.
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