EDITOR’S NOTE: Environmental Horticulture Agent III, Rebecca Jordi, addresses questions about landscaping and gardening in northeast Florida. She is the Extension Director in Nassau County, Florida and also a University of Florida faculty member. QUESTION: I see the maples are bursting with color right now. After looking closely, I noticed a pair of seeds. What are they? MM […]
Two Columbus ships of the famous trio, the Nina and Pinta, are scheduled to sail into historic Fernandina Beach. These floating museums will be available for public tour March 21-24, 2014.
Amelia Island’s top two tourism events happen in the spring season — the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance in March, and Fernandina’s Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival in May. Other spring events include the Amelia Island Garden Show, a nature-focused festival “Wild Amelia”, and the Chamber Music Festival.
RARE COLLECTOR CARS: Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, one of the top automotive shows in the world, attracts muckety-mucks and motorheads alike. See some of the planet’s finest collector automobiles in beautiful barrier island setting.