On our farm, guests can pick their Calamansi with our service “Harvest and Purchase”.
Calamansi or calamondin (citrofortunellamicrocarpa) belongs to the citrus family. It is a fruit tree native to the Philippines. Low set, spreading, and well-branched. The leaves are broad and oval and dark green to pale green on the upper and lower surfaces, respectively.
The Calamansi tree bears fruit after two to three years from planting. Moreover, this native fruit can be grown in four types of climate, therefore areas with well-distributed rainfall are the best spots.
Which is why it is one of the most farmed fruit-bearing trees in the Philippines.
What are its benefits?
It has been said; drinking Calamansi Juice increases the body’s resistance to disease, prevents eye disorder and aids the healing of wounds. It also prevents tooth decay, bleeding of gums and loosening of teeth due to its vitamin C content which helps in maintaining the health of the teeth.
A lot of people enjoy drinking Calamansi Juice while some people believe, that is only a refreshing drink. Definitely, it is a refreshing drink. But there were health benefits a Calamansi Juice were offering that we are not aware of.
Calamansi Juice has an anti-bacterial property that is effective and natural mouthwash as it eliminates morning breath. Drinking its juice is definitely a natural and effective, to keep your kidney healthy. At no specific time, ten or more fruit in a glass of water is needed tofrom that, it also eliminates urine odor and lightens urine color.