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News From the Farm

Well, it has been awhile since we sent out a farm report. In the busy-ness of the doing, we sometimes neglect to make time to converse about what we’re doing. For those of you that are wondering whether we are still here, it is very much so. We love gardening and helping people to learn […]

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Japanese Raisin Tree

Japanese Raisin Tree Tasty Twigs!

Japanese Raisin Tree – Tasty Twigs! Now wait one doggone minute – raisins don’t grow on trees!! Well, yes, but really there is such a tree as the Raisin Tree – really, really! While called the Japanese Raisin Tree (Hovenia dulcis), the Raisin Tree actually originated in China and was only introduced to the West […]

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Tigertooth Jujube

Jujuba, Fruit for the Reluctant Gardener!

Jujuba, Fruit for the Reluctant Gardener! What thrives on neglect, loves long hot summers, is salt and drought tolerant, can survive -28F (yup, that’s negative 28) and produces tons of fruit??? – JUJUBA!!! “Jujuba, what the heck is that?” you may ask. Jujuba (Ziziphus jujuba) comes from China and is a sweet fruit with an […]

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Maxjet in Action

Micro Irrigation Solving the Water Problems

Micro Irrigation Solving the Water ProblemsThe dogs days are dragging on, and you’re still out there dragging hoses. While you’re desperately trying to stretch another snarled garden hose out to the rapidly wilting impatiens, you realize that there has to be a better way. Maybe, you think, it’s time to look into one of those […]

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Skillet Bread AKA Flaugnarde

Early Summer Bounty

Early Summer Bounty Blueberries, Mulberries, Strawberries, Apples, Peaches, Plums, Nectarines, Blackberries… Oh My! It’s the season of summer harvest. So what do you do with all that fruit? Try making a Flaugnarde. Tough to say but super easy to make, this dessert is as simple as arranging the fruit of your choice in a buttered […]

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mail order plant sizes

We Love to Hear from You!

We ship a lot of plants out. We love to hear back from you about what you think about our plants and our service.  Like proud parents we can’t help but share. Here’s what some of our great customers are saying! Shane, Alachua Fl “I received my order today and let me tell you, I […]

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Arbequinia Olive Fruit

What the World Needs Now is More Olives!

Arbequina Olives can be Grown in Your Yard! Do you like the idea of growing your own organic food? Would you like the taste of the unusual? A fruit-bearing tree grown in California and in Catalonia Spain has been discovered to be suitable to grow in this area of the south! Think of a small […]

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planting trees Right

Planting Trees Right

Buying beautiful, well-grown plants is a great way to start your future landscape and orchard. The next step to your success lies with planting your tree correctly. Let’s start with your soil, as this is the basic foundation of your plant’s future.  Each plant likes certain soil characteristics.  It helps to have a basic understanding […]

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Orchard at Just Fruits and Exotics Nursery

Organic Fertilizer Sandwich

Getting success growing fruit trees organically can be challenging, especially when you’re growing your trees in less than perfect soil. In fact, growing fruit trees organically is really about just that; creating a perfect soil. In order to get your organic fertilizer to work properly, it helps to understand a little about what’s going on […]

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