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The orange is a hybrid of ancient cultivated origin, possibly between pomelo (Citrus maxima) and mandarin. It is an evergreen flowering tree generally growing to 9–10 m in height (although very old specimens have reached 15 m). The leaves are arranged alternately, are ovate in shape with crenulate margins and are 4–10 cm long. The orange fruit is a hesperidium, a type of berry

 

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Taken on March 22, 2011