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Happy Holidays!

It has been quite a year. When we came in the day after Hurricane Irma we wondered where we should start. The task seemed overwhelming. Not the case! Our greenhouses and shipping areas are repaired or replaced and we are proud to say our production is going to be 100% for Spring. We hope you can visit us at the T.P.I.E Show at booth #610 January 17-19 in sunny Ft. Lauderdale. You can also check out the photo availabilityof what is available now and the projected spring availability for later A sincere thank you from all of us here at Island Tropical Foliage and we look forward to doing it again!

Current December Availability

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Island Tropical Foliage

We are a 30 acre nursery located in Homestead, Florida. We work with a wide variety of customers in the U.S. and Caribbean, providing wholesale plants, trees, and nursery supplies to retail garden centers, landscapers and landscape architects, home builders, commercial and residential builders, developers, hotels and resorts, and plant brokers. We’ve built a reputation for high quality and excellent customer service. Thank you for visiting our website! We warmly welcome you, and hope you’ll contact us with any questions you may have, or to request a quote for your next order.

Featured plants for December 2017: Ernodea Littoralis, Byrsonima Lucida and Cissus Incisa

Ernodea Littoralis or beach creeper is a native from South Florida mostly used as ground cover in dry open areas along the coast. Is a high drought tolerant that does not require any supplemental water once established. Byrsonima Lucida, also known as clam cherry, gooseberry, locust berry and Long Key locustberry is a species of plant in the Malpighaceae family. It is endemic to the Islands in the Caribbean and to the U.S state of Florida. It is a shrub or small tree and produces pink flowers. Cissus Incisa or Marine Ivy is a rapid-growing semi-evergreen vine that belongs to the grape family. It grows in open woods and salt marshes throughout the state of Florida from where it's native. It grows 12 feet long from tuberous roots and semi-woody base.

We look forward to serving you. Please give us a call or email us with your needs and thank you for visiting our website.