Established in 1970, we are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and furthering the cultivation and use of tropical and rare fruit in South Florida and throughout the world.

Click Here to Learn how You Can Become A Rare Fruit Council Member Today And Gain Access To Our Members Only Web Site Content Full of Even More Information Including Special Members Only Events. 

Upcoming Public Events

Saturday, March 24, 2018 9:00 AM • South Florida Fair Grounds Community Building 8, 9, 10 Enter at gate 8.

The 2018 Plant sale dates are now booked at the South Florida Fairgrounds Main Street Expo Buildings 8, 9 and 10.

Spring Sale Sat Mar 24

Fall Sale Sat Oct 6

More Vendors, More Plants

Better Parking and ease of access! 



Next Sale March 24 2018

South Florida Fairgrounds

Buildings 8 9 &10

9am - 2pm 



Time to Fertilize!

The Rare Fruit Council special Blend of Fruitilizer with micronutrients will be available for pickup



Vendors should contact

           Plant Sale Chairperson

                  Betty Borges




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311 Fairgounds Rd, West Palm Beach, Florida 33411

Take either Southern Blvd or Belvedere Rd to 

Fairgrounds Rd enter at Gate 8


Admission and Parking are FREE!!!






.                    Index of Fruit that grows in our area

See whats growing in our area! click on the link above and then on the individual plants name for videos, IFAS printable data sheets, and growers comments.  Thank you to Larry Zimmerman, Past President of the Treasure Coast Rare Fruit International for compiling and allowing access to our members and guests. Most can be purchased at our March 24th Plant Sale. Please come early for the best selection.




                            Palm Beach Rare Fruit Council



                                    and COCONUT OPENERS


            Members in need of the Special Rare Fruit Council Blend of

                   "Fruitilizer" may contact club secretary Mark Porter 


                             Telephone - Leave message
                   1 (855) RFC-RARE / 1 (855) 732-7273




                                 Lychee Air Layer Class 


Saturday, April 14, 2018

9:00AM to 1:00PM


A fun, informative, hands on workshop on air layering. 

All supplies, including your own air layered trees (when the roots have taken) are provided.


Your choice of two (2) air layers from:

Sweetheart, Hy Kip, Maricious, & Brewster Lychee

or a Longan

Members: $25   Members Guests: $30

No Refunds 

Registration and payment required in advance Space is Limited to 20.

(as of March 14, we have 12 registered) 

Bringing drinking water is always a good thing! 


Kindest Regards, Betty Borges  561-723-8788


Monthly Speakers

Meetings are held on the second friday of each month begining at 7:30pm located in the Mounts Auditorium at Mounts Botanical Gardens 531 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL





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(855) RFC-RARE /  (855) 732-7273
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