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The Lively Colors And Healthy Flavors Of Tropical Fruit

I never really knew the amazing world of topical fruit with all its lively colors and healthy flavors until I moved to Florida. For most of us, our introduction to tropical fruits comes from our travels to tropical regions, and their fresh flavors linger long after we return home. Unfortunately, our access to all these [...]

The Lively Colors And Healthy Flavors Of Tropical Fruit2024-04-07T15:23:52+00:00

The Beauty and Benefits of Florida’s Native Plants

Every region of the world is blessed with its own native plants that have effortlessly adapted to the local growing conditions. Long before mankind began developing the land, native plants were flourishing amidst fields, deep in the forests and along the riverbanks. Here in the tropics, the trend to “go native” is growing as more [...]

The Beauty and Benefits of Florida’s Native Plants2024-04-07T15:29:10+00:00

Florida Native Plants And Tropical Flowers

I recently encountered a young couple selling Florida native plants at the local farmer’s market. I was not necessarily on a mission to buy any, but I came home with nine of them. I already had an Elderberry and a Milkweed, and since the price was right for many I had researched, I decided to [...]

Florida Native Plants And Tropical Flowers2024-04-07T15:33:07+00:00
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