Bill Whitman Day and Longan Celebration

Bill Whitman Day and Longan Celebration


Saturday, June 8, 2019    
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Fruit & Spice Park
24801 SW 187 Avenue, Homestead, FL, 33031, Redland

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The Rare Fruit Council International invites the public to attend a special event: William “Bill” Whitman Day and Longan Celebration from 2 to 5pm at the Fruit & Spice Park.

Members of RFCI Chapters & Florida fruit clubs are welcome to celebrate Bill Whitman’s legacy, and what he contributed to the advancement of pomology through the ‘Kohala’ longan and many other plants at this Redland Fruit Club Meetup. Whitman is one of the founders of The Rare Fruit Council International, Inc. (RFCI) Miami, which was founded on March 11, 1955 as the Rare Fruit Council.

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