When are Texas Grapefruit in Season?

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Grapefruit, botanical name Citrus paradise, is a natural hybrid between a pomelo and sweet orange. It was first known as “the forbidden fruit” and was later called “grapefruit” due to its grape-like cluster when growing on trees. Texas Grapefruit History It is believed that the white grapefruit found its way... more

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What are Texas 1015 Onions?

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Gourmet onions are usually used as a base for numerous recipes in many different cultures. Onions, when sautéed, give dishes a rich umami flavor and subtle sweetness that adds depth and flavor to dishes making them more intense and complex. Onions also help tone down the harshest flavor compounds through... more

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What is the best summer fruit?

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Hot days, humidity, and rain are all indicators that summer is upon us. With the temperature rising each day, it is imperative that we pay attention to our health and fitness. But being healthy does not mean we have to say goodbye to tasty food. In fact, being healthy means... more

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Fun Facts about Mangoes

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What comes to mind when you hear the word tropic or tropical? I immediately think of the blue ocean, relaxing resorts, verdant forest and amazing fruit and cuisine. Mangoes or mangos are creamy, tasty and delicious tropical stone fruits (drupe) that belong to the flowering family plant genus Mangifera. It... more

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When are Georgia Peaches in season?

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In the beautiful southern state of Georgia the “Southern gentleman” Peach is currently in season. The fuzzy, succulent, staple summer fruit that is a member of the rose family is once again making everyone’s mouth water. Peach gifts are being sent all summer to both individuals and businesses as well.... more

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Where do Pineapples Grow?

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The pineapple tree with botanical name Ananas comosus is a stocky herbaceous perennial with tough, waxy leaves. Pineapple trees grow to about 1.0 to 1.5m in height and produce approximately 200 flowers when creating its fruit. The fruit of each individual flower conjoin and create the pineapple fruit. History and... more

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When are onions ready for harvest?

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Onions are used commonly in our everyday cooking. They are used often as they provide the base for other flavors to stand on. Onions add a sweet, earthy flavor to many different dishes and provide a spicy flavor when served raw. Without onions, most vegetable flavors would come off bland... more

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When are nectarines in season?

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Nectarines, botanical name Prunus persica nectarine, are identified as the queen of all fruit.  But no matter what the name everyone can enjoy the fuzzy, succulent and sweet peaches. Although similar in many ways, you can easily identify a nectarine by their smooth skin and slightly smaller size compared to... more

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts

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It is that time of the year again when we have to shower our mothers with our love and show our gratitude for everything they have given us during our lives. Mothers are our real life heroes and deserve to be treated as such. If you are tired of giving... more

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Sending Fruit as a Business Gift

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In this day and age when people are becoming more and more health conscious there is no better way to promote health and wellness than giving delicious and nutritious fruit gift boxes or gift baskets as a business gift. When you send beautifully and elegantly arranged premium fruit like Texas... more

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