Tangerine

  • A small tangerine has more vitamin C than a large orange
  • High content of flavonoids, folate, beta-carotene and also contain calcium phosphorus, magnesium
  • A variety of the mandarin orange which has been cultivated in China and Japan for over 3,000 years
  • The name comes from Tangier Morocco, the port where the first tangerines were shipped to Europe