Citrus Harvest Festival

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Citrus Harvest Festival
February 12, 2011 10:00 am
February 12, 2011 3:00 pm
January 20, 2011
Washington Oaks State Park
(386) 446-6780
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6400 N. Oceanshore Boulevard, Palm Coast, FL, 32137, United States

The historical Gardens within the Park contain a citrus grove with several varieties of oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, lemons and limes, providing the perfect environment for you to enhance your knowledge about citrus. Ruth Micieli, Flagler County Horticulture Program Assistant will speak on growing and caring for citrus and there will be a cooking with citrus demonstration. Additionally, there will be a Park Ranger guided tour of the historic groves and citrus fruit sales, Friends “home-made” baked goods featuring citrus themed items, hot and cold beverages and subs. The popular Second Saturday Sweetheart Plant Sale will also feature citrus plants for your patio/lanai. Flying Dragon Citrus Nursery of Jacksonville will be selling cold-hardy citrus trees in 3 and 5 gallon containers. All event proceeds benefit the Park for enhancement of current and new facilities.