Summer Plant Festival

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USF Botanical Gardens says
June 27th and 28th
Saturday 10 AM to 4, Sunday 10 AM to 3.
9:30 entry for members both days
http://gardens.usf.edu/involved/membership/
Admission: $5 for general public, free for members.
Free entry for children 12 and under.

All proceeds support the USF Botanical Gardens
FREE PARKING

Vendors selling butterfly plants, herbs, orchids, Plumeria, crotons, gingers, begonias, native plants, bromeliads and more.
Children’s Activity Area

Saturday Talks and Workshops
• 11:00 - Native Plants; landscaping with FL Natives presented by the Suncoast Native Plant Society
• Noon - Butterfly Plant Talk and Tour of Butterfly Garden by Garden butterfly plant curator
• Noon - Beekeeping Intro Talk
• Noon - Reptiles Basics (at Reptile Tent)
• 1:00 - Herbs; Best FL herbs and how to grow them
• 1:30 - Cooking with Herbs (samples).

Sunday
• 11:00 - Plumeria: "All about Plumeria" workshop presented by Radio personality and Plumeria expert Mark Govan.
• All day - The annual “Pepper Beauty Contest,” the tasteful” beauty contest. Bring a decorated pepper to enter into the Sunday contest and get free admission. Prizes for the contestants.

For more information call (813) 974-2329 or check our website: http://gardens.usf.edu
MapQuest address: 12210 USF Pine Dr.,
Tampa, FL 33612

USFBG contact information:
• Directions & info: http://gardens.usf.edu/visit/
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