The California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc. is an non-profit educational organization devoted
to providing information to our members and the public on (primarily) tree crop culture.
Be sure to send your questions and/or comments to the correct address below.
We have a fair bit of information on our web site and request that you check some key
resources here before emailing us with your questions.
- Fruit Facts: Publications on over 40 different fruits/nuts.
- Tidbits: Brief articles on some topics of general interest.
- Book Reviews: Comments on many books to consider
adding to your library.
- Fruit Sources: A cross-referenced list of some nurseries carrying various
- Fruit Cultural Data List: Arranged by scientific name, this list contains
temperature limits and information on soil conditions for over 700 individual fruits.
- Fruit Common Names List: Over 1,000 fruits listed by their
Please note: CRFG does not produce or sell fruits or plants.
If the above sources don't contain the answer to your question(s), email us at:
. Please include your location.
(If you're in Nome, Alaska you'll probably get a different response than if you're in Miami, Florida.) Also,
please try to make your questions as specific as you can, don't just begin "tell me everything there
is to know about ... ". Thank you.
Prices are listed on the CRFG Specialty Books and
Merchandise page. To order back-issues of the Fruit Gardener magazine (or the
Journals or Yearbooks that preceeded the Fruit Gardener) see the
Publication Back Issues page.
For any additional questions regarding the Book service, email to:
The CRFG membership application form is on-line.
New members will receive their first issue of the Fruit Gardener magazine depending on
when the application and payment are received. The cutoff date for receiving a Fruit
Gardener issue is one month before the cover date of the issue. (For example, February
1st for the March-April issue.)
Information about submitting articles for, or
advertising in the Fruit Gardener are on-line.
For any additional correspondence regarding CRFG Membership (such as change of address)
or the Fruit Gardener magazine, email to:
All questions and comments about the CRFG Web Site itself should be emailed to:
(This is NOT the email for fruit-related questions.
This is for web site specific issues ONLY.)
© Copyright 2004, California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc.