Join us at Heathcote this weekend for the
30th Annual Garden Festival
This year’s Garden-Fest includes a variety of plant and flower vendors, garden supplies, garden arts & crafts, children’s activities, refreshments, demonstrations and more.
Visitors will gain insights of conservation efforts and take away ideas that can be put to work in their home gardens.
Get advice, ask questions or stop by to chat. Ask the experts!
All sessions will take place in the Pioneer House unless noted.
SATURDAY events 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:30 am – Creating a Florida Friendly Landscape – Life After Lawn – Kate Rotindo
10:00 am – What’s up with a Watershed? (Children’s Activities) – Robert Pike
11:00 am – Post-Hurricane Landscape Issues – Kate Rotindo
12:30 – Attracting Pollinators and Propagators to your Garden – Ann Marie Loveridge President, Florida Native Plant Society, Lakola’s Mint Chapter
2:00 pm – Creating a Florida Friendly Landscape – Kate Rotindo
SUNDAY events 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am – What’s up with a Watershed? (Children’s Activities) – Robert Pike Noon – Planting a Butterfly Garden with Florida Natives – Ann Marie Loveridge 1:30 pm – Care and Maintenance of Bonsai Trimming demonstration – Seth Nelson Heathcote Botanical Gardens Bonsai Curator
FREE ADMISSION – Call: 772-464-4672 for more information.
The 30th Annual Fall Garden Fest (yes, thirty years!) will be held on November 18th & 19th!
Join us for our very popular annual garden festival and plant sale where you’ll find an exceptional selection of plants, flowers, herbs, garden tools, supplies and much more.
Get advice, ask questions or stop by to chat. Ask the experts! Attend any or all of our Gardening 411 activities.
FREE admission Saturday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
This year’s festival Vendors will include: Tropiflora, LLC. and Odom’s Orchids, Inc. as well as Akamia Accents, Atizana Inspired, D & D Growers, D.R. Bates Liners & Gallons, Doctor Kirchner-Natural Weed Killer, The Garden Market, J & P Nursery, Johns Jungle, Liquid Gold Natural Honey Products, Orchids in Bloom, Our Vital Earth, Inc., Peter’s Croton & Cordylines Nursery, Soil mates Garden Expressions andTreasure Coast Bee Keepers.
Our Non-profit partners include: St Lucie County Master Gardeners, Treasure Coast African Violet Society, Treasure Coast Junior Master Gardeners, Treasure Coast WoodTurners Guild, and University Of Florida Biological Control Research & Containment Laboratory.
Kid’s Activities and lots of food. Come and join in the fun!