Florida Keys News - Key West Citizen
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Add to FacebookAdd to Twitter
Who's your mamey?
Fire station museum fruit tree celebrates 100 years

An "only in Key West" birthday party for the town's oldest and boldest mamey tree will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. June 7 at its home, the Key West Firehouse Museum, 1026 Grinnell St.

The "state champion" tree is turning 100 this year, according to museum curator Alex Vega. It was the grafting source of a huge number of similar trees throughout the country.

...

For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at http://secure.floridakeys.com/keysnews/enews. Home Delivery & Electronic Edition subscibers to The Citizen may access this article, once logged in to keysnews.com, at no charge. If you forget your password, please call us at 305-292-7777, ext. 4.
More Florida Keys Headlines
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Available Only in the Electronic Edition
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 -
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 -
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 -
Monday, August 18, 2014 -
Sunday, August 17, 2014 -
Saturday, August 16, 2014 -