Programs begin at 11:30am and are FREE for members or with paid admission unless otherwise noted.
* Please call 727-551-3102 to pre-register for marked programs.
11/1/14- Greg Sytch of Planet Begonia- “Landscaping with Begonias in Tampa Bay” Greg will be teaching about using Begonias in the landscape in the Tampa Bay area. Greg is the President of Florida West Coast Begonia Society and publishes a column in the American Begonia Society magazine. He has been growing gesneriads and begonias for 33 years and has a nursery, Planet Begonia, selling unusual begonias, gesneriads, bromeliads, and heliconias. He will be bringing plants to sell.
11/15/14-Dennis Gretton of D and D Growers-“Growing Herbs Successfully in Florida and Culinary Uses” Dennis will be teaching about growing herbs in Florida and the culinary use of herbs. He and his wife are the owners of D&D growers in Lithia,FL and have been growing herbs for more than 20 years. They grow herbs (including 35 varieties of mint), gingers, and carnivorous plants. They will bring herb plants to sell.
11/22/14- Karlyn Bradshaw of Island Bamboo-“ Bamboo Basics and Maintenance”. Karlyn of Island Bamboo Nursery will be teaching about basic bamboo culture and maintenance and will be giving a $10.00 gift certificate to Island Bamboo Nursery to those who attend.
11/29/14-WORKSHOP-Linda Worle-“Creating Hanging Swags”-Must pre-register. Cost $48 members, $58 non members. Create hanging swags for the Holidays. Workshops can be cancelled if there are not enough attendees pre-registered.
12/6/14- WORKSHOP-Linda Worle-“Creating Christmas Trees”-Must Pre-register. Cost $38 members, $48 non members. Learn how to create a living Christmas tree from plant combinations. Instruction, basic framework and materials to create a 9" Christmas Tree are included in the workshop fee. Workshops can be cancelled if there are not enough attendees pre-registered.
Admission to Sunken Gardens is $8 adults, $6 seniors (62+), $4 children (2-11). Sunken Gardens is located at 1825 Fourth Street North, St. Petersburg. For more information call 727-551-3102.
1825 4th Street N., St. Petersburg, FL 33704, 727-551-3100