Sun Harvest Citrus is a fresh fruit grocery store in Fort Myers, Florida. The store offers juices which are freshly squeezed. They also provide soft serve cones, healthy fruit smoothies and a variety of fruits throughout the year based on seasonal growth. All fruit comes from the Indian River Citrus groves. Among the other options at Sun Harvest Citrus are gifts and food.
The packinghouse is located at Six Mile Cypress and Metro Parkway. It is near the airport in Fort Myers. The fresh fruit store is open year round, except on major holidays. Hours are 8am to 7pm all days, except Sunday. Sunday hours are 10am to 6pm.
Sun Harvest Citrus is a family owned company. Several generations have worked at the citrus store and farm in order to provide residents and visitors with fresh citrus fruits. Key Limes, oranges, strawberries and others can all be found at Sun Harvest Citrus.
The store began with Robert Edsall Senior in 1940. He planted the first grove in Vero Zbeach near Indian River because the soil was perfect for growing healthy fruits. Eventually, the family joined in to help keep the company going after Edsall retired.