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August 16, 2018–Alex Salazar, Growing Mangos

Alex Salazar grew up in south Florida and has had a long time passion for mangos. In 2011 he founded Tropical Acres Farms, Inc now in West Palm Beach. Over the years he has collected over 250 cultivars of mango, … Continue reading

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June 15, 2017 Mango Tasting with Alex Salazar

Last September, Alex Salazar of Tropical Acres and manager of Sturrock Grove in West Palm Beach, spoke about mangoes to the club. He is returning to our club this time with some of his great mangoes for us to taste, … Continue reading

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September 15, 2016 Alex Salazar: Mango

Our speaker this month is Alexander Salazar, owner of Tropical Acres Farms of Loxahatchee. Alex is also the horticultural manager of Sturrock Groves in West Palm Beach, specializing in mangoes, which have been grown on the Sturrock farm since the … Continue reading

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Alex: Mango favorites

    This is the list of Alex Salazar‘s favorites from his PowerPoint presentation 9/15/2016: Angie (early/mid)            Similar flavor to Carrie, better color & disease resistance Beverly (late) Cac (mid) Duncan (mid) Florigon (early) Glenn (early) Kesar (mid) Lemon Zest … Continue reading


This is our speaker schedule for 2018, subject to change: 01/18    Ronald Cave, director of U.F. Indian River Research & Education Center 02/15    Darryl McCullough, Sweetsong Groves, Sarasota 03/15    Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park–Hurricane preparation 04/19    Garima Kakkar, U.F. … Continue reading


You will be happy with any of these mangos. Most mangos fruit in June and July. Just about any mango you grow yourself is far superior to supermarket mangos. Here’s why ⊕  Fairchild Garden Curator’s Choice Mangos   2014  2017 †   … Continue reading

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