Dr. Peter C. Andersen

Professor Horticulture,  Deciduous Fruit Crops and Cold Hardy Citrus

Office Location: Quincy, FL.

Dr. Peter Andersen is responsible for deciduous fruit and nut crops and cold hardy citrus grown in the northern part of the state. The crops include pecan, peach, nectarine, blueberry, grape, pears, plums, persimmon, chestnut, olives, and pears. During the last decade research/extension on satsumas and cold hardy citrus have been emphasized. There have been hundreds of acres of cold hardy citrus recently planted in north Florida. Many types of cold hardy citrus are being evaluated for yield, fruit quality and cold hardiness at the NFREC-Quincy.



Professor Horticulture, Deciduous Fruit Crops and Cold Hardy Citrus