Calendar Of Events
Linda Price, President of Central Florida African Violet Society will talk on the care of African Violets. These colourful plants are great house plants, easy to care for with a long flowering season Linda will talk on how to propagate your plants, ensure it is healthy and she will bring a variety of plants for sale.
Brevard Zoo is a 75 acres (30 ha) not-for-profit facility located in Melbourne, Florida, United States that is home to more than 900 animals representing more than 195 species from Florida, South America, Africa, Asia, and Australia.The zoo features animal feedings, kayak tours, paddle boats in the wetlands, behind-the-scenes tours, and a train ride. It also has the attraction Treetop Trek.
The zoo is divided into four loops: Expedition Africa, Lands of Change: Australia and Beyond, Wild Florida, and La Selva. These loops are accessed off of the main loop that encircles the flamingo pond
The architecture of Frank LLoyd Wright on the campus of Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida, is a little know Central Florida treasure. Florida Southern College (FFC) has the largest concentration of Wright designed structures anywhere in the world with ten buildings and two additional structures on campus, and is in the National Register of Historic Places.
More details to follow
Tom MacCubbin, well-known Florida horticulturist will return to Garden Club once again to teach us about propagation. This class will be a practical demonstration of propagation techniques for a wide variety of plants. Everyone will have the opportunity to prepare ‘baby plants’ from cuttings and leaves etc.
Tom is a very entertaining and knowledgeable speaker, and this will be a great opportunity to learn new techniques.
We are pleased to welcome Christina Bunch, Public Information Specialist, Division of Plant Industry, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Christina’s talk is entitled ‘Don’t pack a pest!’
She will talk about what you can and cannot bring back from your travels. Can you bring back those few flower seeds from the garden you visited in Italy, what about that wooden carving from Vietnam??
All will be revealed in her informative talk.