Apopka (Images of America) by Apopka Historical Society

By Apopka Historical Society

Apopka, Florida, began as a spot as soon as dubbed "Big Potato" by means of the local americans of the realm and was once previously referred to as the "Fern City," however it is now such a lot significantly thought of the "Indoor Foliage Capitol of the World." Once-thriving aromatic citrus groves were changed through climate-controlled greenhouses and fields of landscaped nurseries and subdivisions. the second one biggest urban in Orange County, Apopka is found within the northwest area of the county. It features at the present time as a bed room group for Orlando and boasts the historical past of a group jam-packed with a deep feel of pride.

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