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Citrus U-Pick Orchards in Alachua County, Florida in 2023, by county

Below are the U-Pick orchards and farms for citrus that we know of in this area. Not all areas of any state, nor even every state, have citrus orchards that are open to the public. If you know of any others, please tell us using the add a farm form!

Alachua County

  • Century Oak Grove and Nursery - pick your own citrus - Call before you go!
    , McIntosh, FL . Phone: (352) 591-1368. Open: November to February; December is mid season for citrus fruit. Click here for a map of the area. . Almost everything is ripe now (December). Please call with any questions or to make an appointment. Thanks for your interest. . (November 18, 2018).A visitor writes on November 18, 2018: "I called the number this morning and they sounded like they didn't know why I was calling. They said I could come later, so my husband and I came when they said. Nobody answered the door and when I tried to call them, the line was busy. If they didn't want anyone to come pick they should have just said so. That was a long drive for nothing."
  • Donald King - citrus
    , Alachua, FL . Phone: (386) 462-3092. Click here for a map of the area. . Usually available in February to May. Call before you go - this comes from a government website, which may be out of date; and I see there is an obituary for a in Gainesville in 2006 (admittedly a common name), but the farm is still on the city's list of active farms. If you have recent information , please write me!
  • William Cunningham - citrus and persimmons
    1127 Blackburn Rd, Pierson, FL . Phone: (386) 749-4325. Open: Usually available in October to January citrus, September to end of season persimmons; Tuesday to Sunday from 9am - Sunset; preferably with an appointment. Click here for a map and directions. . Usually available in October to January (citrus), September to end of season (persimmons); Tuesday to Sunday from 9am - Sunset; preferably with an appointment. Persimmons - harvest in September, October. Citrus: Navels, Hamlins, Red/Pink Grapefruits, Ponkan Tangerines, Satsuma, Lemons, Limes. Fish: Hybrid Tilapia - Blue and White (Mojarra). Our land is pesticides, fungicides free. The citrus season starts a week before Thanksgiving and lasts till March (May for grapefruits). Please feel free to call us for availability and directions. A visitor writes on April 17, 2015: "We contacted the farmer by cell phone, used (386) 749 4325 and he responded in a friendly way, giving us details. On 4/3/2015 we picked bags of grapefruits, some limes and lemons - all delicious - all still available, lots left. Price good. Huge grapefruit trees, picked with a grabber on a pole, also fabulous smelling blossoms." For availability of other crops (berries, vegetables, etc.) in Florida, click here! 

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