Edible Fruits of South Florida

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An exploration of the edible fruits found in Florida, agricultural and native.

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Muntingia calabura
Jamaican Cherry

The Jamaican Cherry is a fast-growing tropical plant that produces small fruits in large quantity!
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Vitis rotundifolia
Muscadine

Florida has a few species of wild grape, one of the most common ones is V. rotundifolia. The fruits can be found ripening from July until September in nearly any park or backyard.
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Vaccinium darrowii
Darrow's Blueberry

Darrow's Blueberry is a native Florida plant that grows in scrubby flatwoods throughout north and central Florida. Its tiny fruits are tart to flavorless, but rather bountiful in late Spring.
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