Citrus fruits grow best in Mediterranean and tropical climates and are available year-round. Del Monte Fresh Produce sources selected citrus varieties from the United States, Chile and other countries.

A great addition to any diet, citrus fruits are tangy, sweet, high in fiber, free of sodium, cholesterol and fat. Citrus fruits also contain many nutrients including Vitamin C and B6, folate, lycopene, magnesium, thiamin, niacin, phytonutrients and potassium.

Best known examples of citrus fruits are oranges, lemons, grapefruit, and limes.