15 Short Facts about Lemons

  1. The names of the fruit came to us from Asia.
  2. Lemon is a berry.
  3. It is believed that the lemons first appeared in ancient Greece.
  4. The first lemons appeared in the Mediterranean.
  5. Lemon tree can grow up to 6 meters and bring a crop to 300 kilograms.
  6. 90% of all lemons are produced in California and Arizona.
  7. In Middle Lemon contains 7 seeds.
  8. In lemon juice, 5% citric acid.
  9. In a lemon about 15 calories.
  10. Lemons are often used to treat throat.
  11. Previously, lemons were very rare.
  12. During the California Gold Rush, miners paid a lot of money for lemons.
  13. Some girls use lemon juice to increase the shine of the hair.
  14.  Lemons contain vitamin C.
  15. Lemons must be on each ship as they can prevent scurvy.
  16. In 2003, the heaviest lemon weighing 5 kilograms was found.

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