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A Source of Information for Growing Florida Edibles
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
and educational sources. See our Credits Page.
Our message to Residents and Newcomers!
South and south west 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
Many other fruit trees will grow in your yard. Visit
our Fruit Index and plan your next
Happy Gardening and Eating!
Karen and Liette
residents find growing vegetables and herbs to be different here from where they
come from. Because of our mild climate,
we have two growing seasons. Your
garden can be productive almost year round.
Tropical and Subtropical Fruit
Crops for the Home Landscape: Alternatives
to Citrus pdf 7 pages
Explore the possibilities!