Special opportunity for Student Volunteers at Native Plant Show

Forrest Beeman engaging with landscape architect

Forrest Beeman, next generation owner of Beeman’s Nursery, engages with landscape architect Robin Pelensky at FANN’s Native Plant Show.

The Native Plant Horticulture Foundation is seeking student volunteers to engage with Florida’s native plant industry professionals at the 5th Annual Native Plant Show, April 20-21, 2017, in Bradenton. The foundation will provide hotel lodging, meals and travel stipends for a limited number of student participants. Applications are required and preference will be given to those students pursuing studies in horticulture, landscape architecture, landscape technology and environmental studies. Students interested are encouraged to apply immediately and no later than April 2.


The Native Plant Horticulture Foundation is a new public charity focused on creating a vibrant native plant industry so that communities can become more sustainable through increased availability of native plants and native plant professionals. Recruiting and training the next generation of native plant gurus is a major goal Students, we’ve got our eyes on you!