The reason for the orange floating is that the skin is porous and has air pockets. Remove the skin and it sinks.
The skin on a lemon is thicker than an lime so I figure its the same.
Peeled a lemon and a lime.
Lime sinks lemon floats still.
@email@example.com interesting. Did you know that for a long time lemons and limes were not routinely distinguished, with bad consequences for the treatment of scurvy? (Limes don't have a lot of Vit C, even less after they've been at sea a while)
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