Yes, you read that right: Etsy, the place you've been going to for beeswax candles and one-of-a-kind pottery bowls, is also in the fruit-selling business. Of course, the oranges grown in Brazil are a pretty close second. There are many different sorts of oranges, but the ones grown in the Indian River region of Florida produce the best juice of any oranges across the globe. Last Date to order for guranteed Christmas Delivery is Friday, December 18th. In addition to being certified organic and maintaining sustainable farming practices, Frog Hollow has invested in carbon neutral shipping to further limit their impact on the environment. To revisit this article, select My⁠ ⁠Account, then View saved stories. We have all your fruit favorites, big gifts, little gifts, fancy gifts, thoughtful gifts all picked fresh at season’s peak and sent to you and yours. Orange are in season from autumn until spring and include Navel oranges, Temple oranges and Valencia oranges. Blood oranges are available from December through June. Wondering how to store and eat all your beautiful new citrus? Sure, your corner grocery store probably has citrus. This week's three pound score includes Cara Cara Navel oranges, Meyer lemons, and Minneola tangelos. Orange shipping season is November through April. To revisit this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Since 1995, Epicurious has been the ultimate food resource for the home cook, with daily kitchen tips, fun cooking videos, and, oh yeah, over 33,000 recipes. Navel Oranges are sweet and nearly seedless. Florida citrus is a berry and it does not ripen off the tree or bush. All rights reserved. Photo by Joseph De Leo, Food Styling by Lillian Chou. Ad Choices. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Blood oranges get their name from the maroon color of their interior, which can vary in intensity. * You may choose when to have your gift delivered during the checkout process, Next Available Ship Date (see shipping tab for more details). These plump oranges, also called Minneola Tangelos, are actually a cross between a tangerine and a grapefruit. A wholesome holiday gift fresh from the Sunshine State. But for the true citrus fanatics—the tangelo aficionados, the people who actually know what to do with Buddha's Hand—the regular grocery store isn't going to cut it. If what you're after is great fruit with the greatest ease, look to Harry & David. Specifically, I missed the groves of sweet-smelling Ojai Pixies. If the monotony of alliums and root vegetables is getting you down, just remember that when it's dead cold in the Northeast, the Midwest, and the Northwest, it's citrus season in balmy Florida, Southern California, and the South. They're the perfect treat to start the day, perk up an afternoon snack or to garnish a gourmet meal. Remember someone special with a wonderful gift of Navel Oranges. Here are the sites to visit for all of your peak-season citrus needs, including the big retailers like Harry and David, but also some of our favorite family-owned farms that will deliver right to your door. Florida oranges and ruby red grapefruit from The Orange Shop. That's why fresh is best. One downside of most lovely-looking fruit boxes is that the fruit that makes the cut is only a tiny percentage of what grows every season. The peel, orange in color and often also showing a red blush, helps to distinguish it from other oranges. The Orange Shop's groves have been producing fruit since the Civil War. That's the last update I got about in-season vegetables available at the farmers' market near our office in chilly New York. A wholesome holiday gift fresh from the Sunshine State. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement (updated 1/1/20) and Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement (updated 1/1/20) and Your California Privacy Rights. Call customer care at 800-343-7848 for questions about shipping. The Orange Shop is in Citra, Florida, which was the center of the Florida Citrus Industry in the early 1900's. A handful of small farmers sell their produce on the site—and while most of the inventory leans toward tropical mangosteens, ice cream beans, and passion fruit, you can also find some prime-season citrus right now. Friend's Ranch. Plus shipping is free! They offer a distinct, rich orange taste with a hint of fresh raspberry. The Orange Shop ships Florida Oranges, Indian River Grapefruit, and Sweet Citrus. But nothing really beats the tasty punch that comes from a fresh squeezed Indian River grown orange. For those of us who can't choose just one citrus varietal, the fruit supplier for Chez Panisse brings us a mixed box of organic oranges and lemons. Here's where you'll find Buddha's Hand, yuzu, finger limes, pink variegated lemons, Calamondins, Etrog citron, fragrant makrut limes, and more. Here's a guide to mail-order Sumos, tangelos, and funky colored lemons that will sort of make it feel like you do. Check out our guide to storage here, and some of our favorite sweet and savory citrus-season recipes here. Upcoming Delivery Date Deadlines. One thing to note: while some oranges are domestic, the company ships fruit from around the world. I went to boarding school in sunny Ojai, California—and when I headed east after graduation, one of the... Frog Hollow. So, they've committed to selling the rest of their fruit at farmers' markets, or donating it to a local food bank. Custom or Special and Corporate Orders are Always welcome. They're the perfect treat to start the day, perk up an afternoon snack or to garnish a gourmet meal. Navel Oranges $39.99. All products featured on Epicurious are independently selected by our editors. Pearson Ranch in Porterville, California grows 28 varieties of citrus. Pearson Ranch grows, packs and ships the very best California Navel Oranges and California Valencia Oranges, and Specialty Citrus, in the world. Shipping and Handling $9.99 per box in contiguous U.S.  Canadian shipments $29.99 per package. Harry & David ships these easy-to-peel oranges through mid-February (perfect timing for the Valentine who prefers tart citrus to cloying truffles). © 2020 Condé Nast. If sustainability is your priority, be sure to check the origin country before checkout.