Bangar Nut
Bangar Nut

What’s in Season April 2019 Spring greetings to all! As I write this, we are enjoying what will probably be one of the last “cool” evenings of the year.  We have just passed the spring equinox, when the length of day and night are equal, and the...

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Black Sapote
Black Sapote

Greetings from our beautiful little corner of the botanical world! As I write this, South Floridians are shivering from the effects of a “cold snap,” a tempeture that our northern neighbors would laugh at!  Despite our lack of experience with...

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Carica papaya L.
Carica papaya L.

Greetings and welcome to the end of the year!  This has been a year of progress for us here at the Fruit and Spice Park, and I hope it has been for you as well.  As we go into what we call Winter, I will be highlighting some very tropical fruits...

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Water Lily and Lotus
Water Lily and Lotus

This month we explore a small sliver of the beauty and bounty of nature that can be found in the water.  We have recently been revitalizing our water garden habitats and we have some amazing results.  The aquatic plants commonly known as Water...

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Mango and Lychee
Mango and Lychee

The typical modern perspective seems to be that everything takes too long. Waiting at the red light to change, for your order to arrive, or the dreaded download! It is easy to get caught up in the rat race and forget that nature moves at her own...

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