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How Long Do Oranges Last? 5 Great Ways to Make Them Last

How Long Do Oranges Last

Love for Oranges

Juicy, sweet, and full of the goodness of Vitamin C, orange is one of the most popular fruits in the world. Just peel and eat it or drink its juice; it is tasty any which way. It can add a special tang to the recipes and make them more mouthwatering.

Oranges have a freshness about them, which most citrus fruits have. It belongs to the citrus species of the Rutaceae family. They are round with finely-textured skins that are orange in color. Some varieties have thick, and some have thin skins. They can range from 2 to 4 inches in diameter. Oranges are available from winter through summer with seasonal variations, and some are sweet while some are sour. This citrus fruit has many beneficial properties, and it would be great if you could use them throughout the year. If, like most people, you also want to know ‘how long do the oranges last?’ then here is some information for you.

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Want To Know How To Grow Cantaloupe In Container? 6 Things To Note

How To Grow Cantaloupe In Container Harvest Cantaloupe

Cantaloupe- the refreshing summer fruit

Did you know Cantaloupe is a rich source of essential nutrients and vitamins A and C? This water-rich fruit has numerous health benefits. It is highly recommended for people who have high blood pressure and heart ailments. People who want to lose weight can also consume it as it is 90% water.

Having developed an interest in terrace gardening over a couple of years, I decided to try growing them on my own. This set me on a quest to find the best pieces of information on How to Grow Cantaloupe In Container.

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How To Grow Watermelons In Container? 6 Tips For Success

How To Grow Watermelons In Container

Watermelons in a container- it is possible!

How do you cool off on a hot summer day when the mercury is soaring? Don't you long for something that can cool your body instantly? Honestly, I find nothing more rejuvenating than a bowl of freshly cut watermelons or a chilled watermelon smoothie. However, the store brought fruit is often a letdown. This got me wondering if I could grow these delicious, sweet, and juicy watermelons on my own.

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How to Store Tomatillos in 5 Simple Steps

How to Store Tomatillos

Tomatillos the Mexican delight 

How do you like your Tomatillos? Want to eat it raw? Add it to your salads or use the pureed version for your lip-smacking Mexican recipes? You could also roast or grill these or add them to salsas. Either way, this sharp-tasting, and acidic vegetable is an excellent addition to your daily cuisine. Also known as the Mexican Husk tomato, this vegetable resembles the tomatoes in appearance once you remove the husk. Thus, it has the name that resembles its far cousin.​

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12 of the Climbing Fruit Plants You Can Grow in a Vertical Position

12 of the Climbing Fruit Plants Honeydew Melon

Are you planning to add some climbing fruit plants to your garden? Do you need to know which fruits are the best options for a vertical position?

If the answer to both questions is yes, then you are fortunate!

It’s understandable that some gardens may not accommodate as many plants as you want. For limited space, climbing fruit plants are definitely a great alternative and solution to that. And the best part is that you get to harvest nutrient-packed fruits for personal consumption or extra income.

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