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A Source of
Information for Growing Florida Edibles
This non-commercial web site has been developed to help other gardeners
who have questions about growing tropical/subtropical fruit and
vegetables in South and Southwest Florida. It contains an ever
extending source of knowledge from a variety of distinguished,
interesting and educational sources.
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Our message to
Residents and Newcomers!
South and Southwest Florida offers an abundance of subtropical and
tropical fruit trees.
Below are just some examples that are easy to grow and can produce
abundant crops of exotic fruits.
There are more than 30 varieties of mangos,
a dozen cultivars of the sapodilla and the lychee,
two dozen cultivars of dragon
fruit and carambola
Many other fruit trees will grow in your yard. Visit our Fruit
Index and plan your next garden.
Happy Gardening and Eating!
Karen and Liette
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Explore the possibilities!
Many new residents find growing vegetables and herbs to
be different here from where they originate.
Because of our mild climate, we have two growing seasons.
Your garden can be productive almost year round. Visit our Vegetable
Tropical and Subtropical Fruit Crops for the Home
Landscape: Alternatives to Citrus pdf 7 pages