***This listing is for 1oz of dried peel***
Country of origin: United States
Sweet orange, or Rutaceae sinesis, is one of the most well recognized fruits in the world. What most people don't know however is that orange peels actually possess many benefits of their own.
Orange peels contains carotenoids (beta-carotenes, lutein, and bet-cryptoxanthin), naringenin, naringin, hesperidin, hesperetin, and numerouse volatile organic compounds including aldehydes, esters, terpenes, alcohols, and ketones. Orange peels also contain a variety of nutrients, including a fairly high concentration of vitamin C and potassium.