Welcome to the new Calamondin Café web experience! We’ve enhanced our look with photos and we are adding personal touches like this blog. I wanted to start this series with where it all begins: The Grove! Our family grove is located on Pine Island in Bookelia, FL land of sunshine, palm trees, vegetable farms and […]

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I have recently had two, we’ll call them “Old Florida” experiences, I’d like to share. First, you need to know what the Calamondin stage used to be. Introduced by David Fairchild (for whom the very fabulous Fairchild Gardens near Coconut Grove is named) early in the 1900’s, Calamondins became popular as backyard trees. As they […]

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