Tuesday, January 10, 2017

MRFC February Meeting: Chris Rollins - Florida's Best Fruits for Homeowners

What: MRFC February Meeting: Chris Rollins - Florida's Best Fruits for Homeowners

When: Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 7pm

Where: 
 Harlee Building/County Fairgrounds, 1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221


Come out and hear from Chris Rollins, who served as the manager of Fruit and Spice Park in Homestead, FL for 34 years. Chris will be sharing about the best fruits for Florida homeowners to grow in their yards. 


There will be the usual plant raffle and tasting table. We welcome donations of edible plants and fruit for the raffle and fruit dishes for the tasting table. Donors will receive a free ticket for the raffle. Additional tickets can be purchased

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

January Meeting at Palma Sola Botanical Park: John Dawson - Alternatives to Citrus

What: MRFC January Meeting: John Dawson - Alternatives to Citrus

When: Monday, January 9th, 2017 at 7pm

Where: Palma Sola Botanical Park 9800 17th Ave NW, Bradenton, FL 34209



Come out and learn about possible replacement trees for declining citrus trees you may have in your yard. Master Gardener, John Dawson will introduce us to non-citrus fruit trees which are suitable for growing in our area. 


There will be the usual plant raffle and tasting table. We welcome donations of edible plants and fruit for the raffle and fruit dishes for the tasting table. Donors will receive a free ticket for the raffle. Additional tickets can be purchased

Calendar of Events - MRFC events are in green, other fruit related events are in purple