Oranges & Citrus Fruits

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The orange groves of Sparta embrace the Evrotas River valley.  In the spring, the blossoms’ distinct sweet fragrance floods the air. The oranges and citrus fruits of Lakonia are well-known for their excellent quality, both in Greece and around the world.

“The orange trees of Sparta
Snow, flowers of Love,
Turned white from your words

And tilt their branches low…”

— Nikiforos Vrettakos