This is how business is supposed to be run!!! I will most definitely order from them again. -milehighgrl, Denver, CO
Welcome to Just Fruits and Exotics.
We strive to bring you the best in fruit trees, exotic ornamentals, nuts, berries, and lots of other specialty plants. We take great pride in our mail order business and always ship the same superior plants that you can buy directly at our retail store.
Visit us directly if you can.
|Note: For local customers (and anyone willing to make the trip & save money!) please check the “Pick Up at Nursery Price List” for local specials, and discounts. We think you’ll enjoy the trip… and, you’ll save the shipping costs!
If you can make the trip, we encourage you to visit us to make your selections. We love to have visitors browse our large, interesting gardens and greenhouses. You’ll get to pick your own trees, and we’ll teach you to prune them in person. We also host some great workshops packed with lots of interesting information. As a local customer, you’ll save the shipping and handling charges, and usually find pricing to be significantly lower. Besides, we’d like to meet our customers and help directly with plant selection.
Traveling or with a group?
If you are traveling a long ways, or are with a tour group, garden club or other organization, be sure to call ahead. 1-850-926-5644 We’d love to help make your experience a great one. If your interest lies in how your fruit tree was created, be sure to take a guided tour of our growing field.
The local nursery is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9:05-5:08. We’re always closed between Christmas and New Year’s and on Thanksgiving Day, Easter Sunday, and 4th of July. Mail order shipping resumes in October 2014.
Some Other Great Places to Visit Nearby
Wakulla Springs State Park: World’s deepest fresh-water springs. See Old Florida as it was meant to be seen. Elegant, restored lodge, beautiful river cruises and of course, the world-famous glass bottom boats. Great place for birding and observing wildlife. Awesome!
Apalachicola: Old historical seaport town located 90 miles southwest of Tallahassee. Beautifully restored historical homes and churches, great shopping and a wonderful small-town atmosphere.
St. George Island: Consistently voted as one of the most beautiful beaches in the U.S. A great place to get away from it all. 9 miles of unspoiled state park beaches, lots of rentals, restaurants and local color.
George Griffin’s Pottery: Located in beautiful Sopchoppy. Awesome, original, ceramic creations sure to delight you!
Gulf Specimen Lab: Enter the world of marine life in Panacea, FL. Tanks of native underwater species that you can touch! Great place for you and your kids to learn about the local ecosystem.
St. Joseph State Park: Another top ten beach in the U.S. Sugary, white sandy beaches and the blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Can’t beat it for beautiful beaches.
St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge: If you like to look at awesome birds, this is the place, with a 68,000 acre migratory stopover for just about any bird you can imagine. Plus a great old lighthouse built in 1831. Be prepared to see alligators, bobcats, eagles, red cockaded woodpeckers, woodstorks and many more cool species, all in their native habitat. Bring your binoculars!
Apalachicola National Forest The largest National Forest (571,088 acres) in Florida! Besides pine trees there are also pitcher plant bogs, savannahs and many beautiful wildflower areas. Enjoy the many hiking trails (including the Florida National Scenic Trail), recreational areas and beautiful secluded forest areas.
How to get here…
Located in the sunny Panhandle of North Florida near the sweet warm shores of the Gulf of Mexico, this area offers much for the traveling gardener. We are located 19 miles south of Tallahassee, just off US Highway 98, 1 mile east of the intersection with US Highway 319 (South of Crawfordville center and actually in the village of Medart). Our GPS coordinates are: North 30 Degrees, 7.279 Minutes and West 84 Degrees, 22.121 Minutes.