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Cara Cara Orange

Sunday, September 24, 2017

This blog is going to sound like an advertisement, which, of course, it isn't.

I just want to let the world know about a delicious orange that I discovered a couple of years ago when I was in Arizona.

It is the Cara Cara orange. It is a navel orange that has a reddish fruit inside, and it is the sweetest and best tasting orange I have ever eaten.
Just this week there were some in my local Connecticut supermarket, and I bought some.


There is a website that described the Cara Cara orange as a relatively new hybrid developed from a cross between a Washington orange and a Brazilian orange, and didn't become widely available until the 1980's.

This site recommends growing them in a container pot inside.
There's a thought....
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