Smarty note: Indian River is world famous for its delicious Oranges. We know because we grew up there. Smarty Jenni Strazzulla even married into a Citrus family. So, we promise, if you are citrus fan, you will not want to miss out on ordering oranges/grapefruit/tangerines/honeybells from Poinsettia Groves. We like to call it “Sunshine in a box.”
The Smarty team has been patiently counting down the days for the Florida Citrus fruit season to begin —> and we are happy to report it is finally here!
What’s in season? Just the sweetest tasting grapefruit and the juiciest Navels you have ever tasted!
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A Legendary Flavor!
Indian River Ruby Red Grapefruit stands tall as the best Grapefruit in the world! Discover the sun-kissed sweetness that brings joy to people far and wide. Loved for an amazing grove-fresh flavor.
Available Mid-November through Early May.
* Grapefruit Brulee: This will become your Favorite Breakfast ever! Slice the grapefruit in half, sprinkle with vanilla sugar, and caramelize with a culinary torch. This is a Smarty Favorite!!!
* Ruby Red Grapefruit
* White Grapefruit
* Deep Red Grapefruit
Grapefruit lover’s, we’ve got you!
In this top-shelf gift, Poinsettia Groves has assembled three Grapefruit superstars: the legendary Ruby Red, the flavorful White Grapefruit, and rich Deep Red Grapefruit. And if you’re new to the Grapefruit game, this is a great opportunity to treat yourself to their many pleasures!
Florida’s Most Popular Orange!
Join in the great tradition of sending Navels for the holidays! For this special time of year, there’s no sweeter gift. Just wait until that first delicious bite of the full of sun-drenched flavor Navel. And they’re so easy to peel and seedless. This famous favorite that many call the ‘Holiday Orange’ is guaranteed to spread cheer.
Available Mid-November through Mid-January.
Heavenly Sweet Flavor!
Poinsettia Groves sweet as candy Tangerines are a big hit with young and old alike. Easy to peel, easy to section, and don’t get us started on that wonderful flavor.
You are probably thinking, I can buy Tangerines in the grocery store. Yes, you can. BUT, they don’t hold a candle to Poinsettia Groves’ tangerines. Experience the real deal by ordering some for you and your little smarties. We promise you will be in for a real treat.
STAY TUNED for the Smartiest of all oranges The Honeybell! They will be in season in January.
Poinsettia Groves’ sweet Honeybell Tangelos are the Smarty Team’s favorite. Smarties Jenni Strazzulla and Jen Plym wait patiently all year to taste a Honeybell! They have an unforgettable sweetness. They peel like a tangerine and are so full of honey-sweet juice that you better be sure to have some napkins ready.
The honeybell season is short, preorder is a must. We promise, you will not want to miss out!
Available in January
STAY TUNED for Temples in February.
Temple Oranges are a delicious combination of scrumptious tangerine & a sweet orange! Their easy-peeling skin makes them great to enjoy anytime, anywhere. Forget Supermarket Citrus. Sugar-sweet, fresh-picked Temples are better! Bring a little Florida Sunshine into your home with this tasty treat.
STAY TUNED for Ortaniques in March. Be warned, they have a very LIMITED & SHORT season!
Ortaniques – a unique cross between a sweet orange and a Tangerine, first discovered in Jamaica in the 1920’s. This variety is just now beginning to be grown in Florida, available to only a few folks during it’s short season. Easy to peel, this rare treat is sweet and juicy with a wonderful rich flavor; it’s one of Florida’s few citrus secrets. Order today before our limited supply is gone.
Available March Only!
STAY TUNED for Valencia Oranges in March
The plump, juicy Valencia Oranges soak in the Florida sunshine all season long. Poinsettia Groves often refers to their crop of Valencia Oranges as “Saving the Best for last!” Smarties, you won’t find sweeter fruit anywhere. These are the oranges that you use for Orange Juice.
Available mid-March to April.
More about Poinsettia Groves
Poinsettia Groves is a small, family owned, gift fruit shipper located in the heart of the Indian River growing district in Vero Beach, FL. They have been shipping Famous Indian River Fruit since 1947 and are members of the Florida Gift Fruit Shippers Association and the Indian River Chamber of Commerce and are licensed by the Florida Department of Citrus. There packing house, grove store and offices are still located on US 1 in Vero Beach featuring fresh oranges and grapefruit as well as sweet, tasty juice and an assortment of jellies, marmalades, candies and other gifts.
Contact & Ordering Information
PO BOX 1388
Vero Beach, FL 32961