Ehime prefecture is Japan's premier producer of citrus fruit—its nickname is the Mikan Kingdom! Ikata, despite its rocky terrain, is no slouch when it comes to fruit production. Take a look at which Ikata-grown citrus fruits are in season for any day of the year!
Ehime's classic orange, since 1794. Also known as a "tangerine" or "mandarin" in the English-speaking world.
Stupendously sour! Japanese lemons have a unique blue tinge.