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Health Benefits:

Aids in digestion
Anti-inflammatory
Fights acne
Fights free radicals
May reduce cholesterol
May reduce stress
Prevents sinusitis
Provides energy

Nutrition:

Serving size: 1 fruit; Calories: 17; Fat: .2g; Cholesterol: 0mg; Sodium: 1mg; Carbs: 5g; Fiber:4g; Sugars: 1.4g; Protein: 1g; Potassium: 2%DV; Vitamin A: 0%DV; Vitamin C: 51%DV; Calcium: 1%DV; Iron: 2%DV

Did You Know?

  • Lemon that is applied to burns can act as a cooling agent and can help to fade scars.
  • Applying lemon juice to a toothache can help relieve the pain and lemon juice massaged onto bleeding gums will help stop the bleeding.
  • Limoneria grows PINK lemons! And they will ship them right to your door!

Ways to Eat:

Check out our friends at LIMONEIRA for delicious lemon recipes.

Farming Trivia:

  • Christopher Columbus introduced citrus trees to the island of Haiti in 1493 during his second voyage, by planting the seed of a lemon
  • Lemons can be used for whitening teeth, getting rid of dandruff, and brightening hair
  • Lemons don't do well in cold weather, but they can be planted and grown indoors during the colder seasons
  • With 3,010 acres of lemons throughout California, Limoneira is one of the largest lemon producers in North America.

Note: Always consult a physician for any specific health questions and concerns. Some of this information may be subject to change should there be any new findings from Federal Health Administration (FHA), Food & Drug Administration (FDA), American Medical Association (AMA), American Cancer Society (ACS), and / or other leading food, nutrition and medical advisors.