How Hale Grows Florida Tangerines

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 22, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

The perfect time to get your ripe Florida tangerines picked fresh for you by Hale Groves is from October through April during their harvest season. Hale Groves guarantee these extraordinary seedless tangerines are unlike any you’ve ever tasted or peeled before. Hale’s beautiful orchards are right along Florida’s Indian River,... more

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Growing & Harvesting Valencia Oranges

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 16, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Florida Valencia Oranges are known to be one of the most delicious, and sweetest varieties of citrus anywhere in the United States. One of the reasons Valencia Oranges end up being so packed full of vitamins is the way they are grown, which is a little different from other oranges.... more

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Florida Tangerines, Honeybells & More

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 12, 2015 | Category: Florida Oranges, Florida Tangerine, Indian River Fruit, Tangerines

Spring is a celebration of nature as everything sprouts and flowers awaken with new life. This is our harvest time for some delectable citrus and sweet super foods like navel oranges, Ruby Red Grapefruit, and just picked from the trees fresh tangerines. Talk about awakening with new life, offering your family the... more

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Fresh Tangerine: Healthy Snack for Kids

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 12, 2015 | Category: Florida Tangerine, Healthy Eating, Tangerines

The Florida tangerine grows in the rich soil of the Indian River County of the Treasure Coast. Tangerine varieties grown in this area are honey tangerines or murcotts, most popular for their sweetness. Others include the Sunburst and Dancy, which are also loved by children. Because the skin of a fresh tangerine... more

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Hale Groves: Sweet Florida Tangerines

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Florida Oranges, Grove Fresh Fruit, Honey Tangerines, Indian River Fruit, Robinson Tangerines, Tangelos, Tangerines

The Florida honey tangerine is cultivated and harvested by experts at Hale Groves. Surrounded by ocean breezes, they are in season for less than three months beginning in January. The mandarin tangerines fruit grows along the Florida Indian River and they are, hands down, the best in the state. Grown... more

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Tangerines Help Protect Against Cancer

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating, Honey Tangerines, Robinson Tangerines, Tangerines

The news that tangerines can help protect people from cancer sounds a little too good to be true. After all, billions of dollars have been used for cancer research, and nearly everyone expects the cure or prevention for this disease to take the form of a complicated chemical medicine. Recent... more

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Tangerine Gifts the Whole Family Loves

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 11, 2015 | Category: Citrus, Citrus Gifts, Honey Tangerines, Robinson Tangerines, Tangerines

Treat your family to some exceptional tangerine orange fruit this spring! Of all the citrus fruit available on the market today, the Florida tangerine has excellent nutritional value and unbeatable freshness when delivered directly from the tree to your doorstep. Our Honeybells are a favorite choice. Did you know that... more

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Lifecycle of Florida Citrus Fruit Gifts

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 22, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Do you ever wonder where those delicious Florida citrus fruit gifts come from? What is the journey of the oranges and grapefruits before they arrive on your doorstep?  If so, follow along as we take a walk along the pathway that Florida’s tasty fruits follow before they can be sent... more

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How Taste Buds Interpret The Sweet and Sour of Citrus

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 22, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

Citrus fruits are both sweet and sour due to the combination of sugar and citric acid in them. The more acidic a fruit is, meaning bitterness and sugar it contains, the sweeter it tastes. Oranges, grapefruits, tangerines, and lemons are all a combination of both sweet and sour. Citrus growers... more

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Business Gift Baskets – Are citrus fruits the best gift?

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 22, 2015 | Category: Grove Update

As you look for appropriate gifts to give your clients this year to thank them for their continued business, it is important to find gifts that appeal to a broad spectrum of people. One of the best gifts to give for client appreciation is a delicious, healthy fresh fruit basket... more

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