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EVENT: JAMAS Fruit Class Sept. 22, 2018

JAMAS Landscape Fruit Tree Horticulture Class

Bummed out about your dying citrus trees?

Yearning to learn about other fruit alternatives?

Sponsored by: Doug Caldwell, UF|IFAS Landscape Horticulture and Jessica Ryals, Food Sustainability Educator.

WHEN: Sat. September 22, 2018– 10 to noon

WHERE: Max Hasse Park, 3390 Golden Gate Blvd. West, Naples FL 34117

Think JAMAS:

  Jackfruit;

  Avocado;

  Mamey sapote;

  Annona;

  Starfruit

Louise King will give a presentation on how to best grow the JAMAS alternatives and other fruit such as jaboticoba, sapodilla, white sapote, bananas and other fruit trees in south Florida. Louise is a horticulturist at the Fruit and Spice Park in Homestead and owns a lychee and sapodilla nursery. There will be a fruit tree raffle and fruit tasting.

Louise is a Redland resident and tropical fruit grower for more than 20 years. She is on the board of the South Florida Soil and Water Conservation District and vice-president of the Tropical Fruit Growers of South Florida.

Plant problems? Bring samples in bags & we will diagnose it!

2 FNGLA CEUs; Cost: $10 Call 252-4800 if any questions.

Register at: https://jamasfruitseptember.eventbrite.com