The mandarin is the fruit of the tangerine tree and is one of the most popular citrus fruits. It is similar to the orange, but smaller and flattened. It measures between 4-7 cm in length and its rind is very easy to remove with the hands.
The mandarin has a deep orange color and its peel is smooth and shiny. It is divided into segments and its flesh is sweet and juicy. Like other citrus fruits, it has a very fragrant smell.