Sunday, December 30, 2007
Citrus Fruits in Pakistan
Pakistan is the sixth largest producer of Kinow (mandarin) and oranges in the world,and it is also the largest producer of 'Citrus Reticula' variety (Kinow), this unique variety of citrus is indigenous to this part of the world. The exact location of origin of citrus fruits is not clearly identified, although most researchers place it in South-East Asia, at least 4000 years BC. For further information on it, read the comprehensive notes on Citrus of Pakistan, here in Pakissan.