Growing citrus in greenhouses in New Jersey is uncharted territory. Our greenhouse in Florence is maintained at ideal temperature, humidity and light needed for the citrus trees. Continuous monitoring and learning allows us to offer some very unique citrus varieties.
Now Harvesting: Nagami Kumquats, Meiwa Kumquats, Citrus Blossoms
Harvested: Feb - Mar The sweetest of all kumquats varieties. These little orbs melt in your mouth.
Harvested: February Seedless Nordmann Kumquats are small oval shaped citrus that grow in clusters. A sweet rind and tart flesh combine to make a delightful bite.
Now taking orders on our shop! The blossoms of any citrus offer the flavor profile of that particular citrus along with distinctive floral notes. A unique garnish with unexpected flavor.
Harvested: All year Makrut Limes Leaves are an essential ingredient in most Thai dishes. Their special aroma and flavor causes an unforgetable sensory experience.
SOLD OUT - BACK IN AUGUST 2021 The citrus that holds a special place in Japanese culture and cuisine. It is used in a variety of culinary and non-culinary preparations. With its incredible fragrance and sour taste, the yuzu is priced for its rind and juice.
SOLD OUT A hybrid between a sour lime and a kumquat. These small fruits have thin sweet rind with a tart flesh. Delicious when eaten whole or as a flavoring on any dish!
SOLD OUT - BACK IN NOVEMBER 2021 Small and pear shaped, this yuzu variety offers a thin soft rind along with the distinctive Yuzu flavor. A small production is maintained for some of our most discerning clients.
SOLD OUT - BACK IN AUGUST 2021 A favorite ingredient in Japanese cuisine, the Sudachi lends itself to a variety of preparations. it is often used to make Ponzu Sauce.
CURRENTLY AVAILABLE! Red pearls inside these small citrus fruits pack more flavor than you would expect. Also known as citrus caviar, they add a dash of exotic to any dish.
Harvested Sept - June The calamansi is an intrinsic part of the Filipino cuisine and culture. A thin sweet peel with a tart flesh characterizes this fruit which is used to flavor a variety of south asian dishes.
Harvested: Dec-Mar Fukushu kumquats have a thin sweet rind with a mildly tart flesh making them excellent culinary ingredients.
Harvested: Jan - June Nagami Kumquats are small oval shaped citrus that grow in clusters. A sweet rind and tart flesh combine to make a delightful bite.
SOLD OUT - BACK IN JULY 2021 Recognized for its color, this superfood has many culinary and medicinal applications. An important ingredient in Indian cuisine, this spice is shipped with its edible roots and leaves intact.
SOLD OUT - BACK IN JULY 2021 A traditional Thai spice. A little bit goes a long way. Stems and leaves make an excellent soup stock.
We are proud to partner with other growers to be able to offer the full array of environmentally sustainable and socially responsible citrus varieties. Our partners are carefully selected to ensure that only the best quality is made available to discerning clientele.
Now Available: Sweet Limes, Blood Oranges, Santa Teresa Lemons, Mango Oranges, Finger limes, Hawaiian Red Galangal, Wasabi rhizome, Wasabi leaves, Wasabi Flowers
The leaves of the wasabi have a flavor all to their own.
The flowers of the Wasabi plant are very special!
Hawaii Red Galangal
Available all year An essentiel ingrédient in Thai Cuisine. This galangal is harvested and shipped fresh for optimal flavor and freshness.
Available: Oct - Mar Pomelos, considered as the oldest variety of citrus in the world, come in a multiple flavor profiles. Easily segmented, they lend themselves to a large range of preparations.
Available: Jan - Feb A cross between a mandarin and kumquat. Mandarinquats have a distinctive tear drop shape with a sweet, thin rind. A tart flesh makes it ideal for marmalades.
Available: Jul - Dec In the world of citrus, it doesn't get more exotic than this. Also known as citrus caviar or caviar limes, these small fruit pack a punch of flavor in each little pearl they hold.
Available: Sept- Feb What the Etrog lacks in juice, it makes up in a thick peel with distinctive aroma. The peel hold well for candied preparation while the flesh is extremely acidic.
SOLD OUT This unusual looking fruit has virtually no pulp or juice. Valued for its aromatic rind, it lends well for candied preparations
Available: Jan - Feb A juicy acidic fruit with very few seeds, the bergamot peel has the distinctive flavor found in earl grey teas and your favorite perfume.
Our citrus undergoes magical transformations in the hands of chefs, bartenders, and other talented people. A beer finished on citrus has some very special notes and desserts flavored with citrus are heavenly.
We are pleased to present some of these creations from the best talents in the culinary world.
Somen with Sudachi
Mixed Citrus Sorbet
Mousse with Yuzu