At Laeveld Sitrus, we take immense pride in being purveyors of exceptional citrus fruits. Nestled in the heart of the Lowveld region in South Africa, our citrus production is a testament to the union of fertile soils, favorable climate, and unwavering commitment to quality.

Our Citrus Production Locations: Where Quality Thrives

Laeveld Sitrus is dedicated to cultivating citrus fruits of the highest caliber, and our success begins with the selection of prime production locations. Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of South Africa, these sites offer the ideal conditions for nurturing a variety of citrus fruits, including Lemons, Shaddock, Star Ruby, and Valencia.

Letsitele - 1300 Hectares:

At Letsitele, a sprawling 1300-hectare citrus haven, we harness the rich soil and favorable climate to grow citrus with exceptional taste and quality. This location serves as a cornerstone of our citrus production, supplying some of our finest fruits to markets far and wide.

Weipe - 400 Hectares:

Weipe, spanning 400 hectares, is another essential hub in our citrus production network. Here, our citrus trees flourish under the South African sun, yielding fruits that exemplify the excellence synonymous with Laeveld Sitrus.

Kaap - 167 Hectares:

The 167-hectare citrus orchards at Kaap are a testament to our commitment to quality. This location plays a vital role in our citrus production portfolio, contributing to the diverse range of fruits we provide.

Hoedspruit - 725 Hectares:

Hoedspruit, covering 725 hectares, is a significant force in our citrus production landscape. The bountiful harvests from this region reflect the dedication and expertise of our team in ensuring citrus of unparalleled flavor and freshness.

These production locations represent the core of our commitment to delivering top-tier citrus products. From the sunny groves of Letsitele to the fertile fields of Weipe, Kaap, and Hoedspruit, each site is meticulously chosen to optimize the growth of our citrus fruits. Together, they form the foundation of Laeveld Sitrus' legacy of excellence in citrus production.

Varietal Excellence:

Our citrus orchards are a canvas of diversity, hosting a range of citrus varieties celebrated for their distinct flavors and characteristics. From the zesty brightness of lemons to the sweet juiciness of oranges, our citrus offerings are a celebration of nature's bounty. We uphold rigorous quality standards, ensuring that our citrus fruits are not only delightful but also consistent in their excellence.

Sustainable Stewardship:

We recognize the profound importance of responsible farming practices. Our citrus production embraces sustainability at its core. From conscientious water management to eco-friendly pest control methods, we strive to protect our environment while providing you with citrus fruits you can savor guilt-free.

Harvesting the Best:

Our citrus harvest season is a culmination of dedication, expertise, and meticulous timing. Extending from select months each year, we ensure that our fruits are plucked at their peak of flavor and ripeness. When you enjoy Laeveld Sitrus citrus, you experience the very best that nature has to offer.

Global Reach:

While deeply rooted in the Lowveld, our citrus fruits find their way to tables across South Africa and around the world. We take pride in supplying high-quality citrus to both local and international markets, sharing the goodness of our citrus with discerning consumers worldwide.

A Heritage of Excellence:

Laeveld Sitrus stands as a beacon of agricultural excellence, carrying forward a tradition of quality that spans generations. Our commitment to producing superior citrus fruits is a testament to our enduring passion and dedication to delivering nothing less than the finest to our valued customers.

Explore our website to discover more about our citrus production, sustainability initiatives, and the exceptional varieties we cultivate. Join us on a journey through the world of Laeveld Sitrus citrus, and experience why our fruits are cherished for their flavor, quality, and the care that goes into cultivating them.


Undoubtedly, our lemons stand as a strong contender for the title of the world's finest! Nestled within the Lowveld, our region boasts the perfect climate for lemon cultivation, yielding fruit distinguished by its flawlessly smooth rind and exceptionally high juice content.

These lemons are celebrated for their distinctively tart and tangy flavor profile, making them an exceptionally versatile addition to your daily routine. With their refreshing zing, they have the power to elevate and invigorate your everyday life.


Our seedless oranges are a testament to nature's sweetness, bursting with succulent juiciness. They are uniquely recognized by the distinct navel formation at the blossom end, a hallmark of their quality. This particular seedless citrus variety boasts an effortlessly peelable skin, making it a delectable choice for snacking. With their delectable taste, these oranges are perfect for enjoying as a wholesome treat.

Thanks to a series of refined selections and advancements, our navels are now available for a prolonged season of enjoyment.


African Shaddock pomelos are renowned for their harmonious blend of sweet and tart flavors, making them an excellent choice for both fresh consumption and various culinary applications.

These pomelos typically range in size from medium to large, with diameters spanning between 15 to 25 centimeters. They exhibit a distinct pyriform to oblate shape, characterized by a narrower top that gracefully transitions into a round, bulging base.


Star Ruby grapefruits are easily recognizable by their globular shape, which is slightly flattened, and they typically reach a size of 15 centimeters in diameter and 12 centimeters in height.

Star Ruby grapefruits adhere to the standard associated with pink grapefruits. They are characterized by a delightful blend of sweet and tangy notes, making them a popular choice for fresh consumption, particularly in breakfast preparations.


Our Naartjies are prized for their exquisite sweetness, closely resembling the flavor of mandarin oranges. These seedless delights feature a thin, leathery outer rind adorned with abundant, aromatic oil glands. The peel of the fruit is exceptionally easy to remove, revealing a delicate inner flesh.

The inner flesh of Naartjies is both tender and easy to handle, allowing for effortless enjoyment. It can be conveniently divided into segments, making it a delightful and convenient snack for all occasions.


Valencia oranges are a variety of sweet oranges known for their juicy and sweet-tart flavor. They are named after the city of Valencia in Spain, where they are believed to have originated.

Valencia oranges are often recognized by their bright orange color and thin, smooth skin. They are a popular choice for fresh orange juice due to their high juice content and delicious flavor. These oranges are available during the late spring and summer months, making them a refreshing and popular choice for both eating out of hand and juicing.