This may vary according to seasonal weather modifications

 

VARIETY - TYPICAL PRODUCTION PERIOD - FEATURES

 

Navelinas

From the beginning of November to (approx.) the end of December

Very juicy oranges with light-coloured flesh and a unique scent of Sicily

Tarocco

From the beginning of December to approximately the end of March

These are the best eating oranges that grow in the area of Catania. At the beginning of the production season they are characterised by light-coloured flesh, but then, as soon as snow starts covering Etna's slopes, they gradually get a red-coloured pigmentation.

Moro

From the beginning of January to the end of February

Delicious red-fleshed oranges.

Sanguinello

From the end of February to approximately mid-April

Excellent oranges characterised by an intense red coloured flesh.

Ovale and Valencia-Late

From the beginning of April to approx. Mid-May

Very juicy oranges with light-coloured flesh.