About the show

Native plants for gardens, landscapes, restoration and sustainable communities.

For professionals and the public: two days of classes and exhibits. Continuing education credits available.

The Native Plant Show combines classes and exhibits to highlight the beauty, functionality and diversity of native plants now available. 


See live plants and talk to experts: growers, retailers, landscape and environmental professionals. Find everything you need to make native plants your new norm. 


Attendees include landscape architects, designers, installers, growers, garden centers, retailers, wetland and upland restoration specialists, master gardeners, native plant enthusiasts and the property owner who no longer wants to mow or water a lawn.


Forty different education sessions and multiple tracks of interest: plants, design, garden & landscape, green business, community associations, LA CE credits, ISA certified arborists and exhibitor demos. 

33 of our 40 classes are NEW this year!

CEUs: Continuing education credits are available for registered landscape architects (FL DBPR), licensed community association managers (CAMs FL DBPR) landscape designers (APLD), ISA certified arborists and FNGLA certified horticulture and landscape professionals.

Native Plant Show


See the quality and find the supply you need. Whether it’s for client projects, a nursery or garden center, or your own personal landscape, you’ll find a variety of native plants in all sizes. FANN welcomes growers, retailers, landscape professionals and more from throughout Florida and the Southeastern U.S.

Learn to plant what works from the professionals who use native plants every day. Benefit from their many years of experience with commercial, residential, institutional and natural restoration sites.

We love books and websites, but nothing beats talking with a live expert who’s done what you want to do.

Exhibits at the Native Plant Show

Quick Facts at a Glance

Come to see the variety and quality of native plants now available. Find everything you need — plants, information and services — to make native plants your new norm.


Online registration thru 5pm Mon Nov 4
After November 4, all registration onsite
Onsite Registration: THURS 8am-4pm & FRI 8am-3pm
Exhibitor Move-in: Wednesday Nov. 6
Exhibits open: 8:30am-4:30pm THURS & 8:30am-2:00pm FRI
Plant Sale: 10:30am-4:30pm THURS & 8:30am-4:30pm FRI


Native plant growers and retailers, landscape and environmental firms, nursery, landscape and garden products and services, conservation groups and municipal agencies. Got a product or service that appeals to the environmentally concerned consumer or professional? Exhibit at the show. Align your organization with a green future. FANN welcomes native plant growers from throughout Florida and the Southeastern U.S.


Continuing education courses for landscape architects, designers, installers inspectors, arborists, horticulture professionals and community association managers certified with FL DBPR, APLD, FNGLA, ISA and more. FANN is a licensed continuing education provider #0005309 for landscape architects regulated by the Florida DBPR Board of Landscape Architecture and community association managers (CAMs) regulated by the Regulatory Council of Community Association Managers.



  • Clayton Hutcheson Center at Mounts Botanical Garden, 559 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach FL


September 1 – LA CE Maximizer & New Native Planter ticket specials deadline 
October 1 – A la carte attendee registration earlybird deadline
October 1 – Exhibitor registration earlybird deadline
October 5 – Hampton Inn earlybird deadline
October 8 – Holiday Inn Airport earlybird deadline
October 13 – LaQuinta Inn Turnpike earlybird deadline
November 4 – last day to register online
November 6 – Exhibitor move-in
November 7 – First day of show 
November 8 – Second day of show 


  • Show Management: Jenny Evans and Cammie Donaldson
  • Education Chair: Janine Griffiths
  • Local Facilities Chair: Bruce Turley
  • Food/Social Chair: Alyssa Lavoro
  • Merchandise Chair: Chris Holly
  • Plant Sale Co-Chairs: Anna Iacona, Tim Hutson & Jenny Welch
  • and many volunteers!


  • 2018 6th Annual in Bradenton
  • 2017 5th Annual in Bradenton
  • 2016 4th Annual in Kissimmee
  • 2015 3rd Annual in Kissimmee
  • 2014 2nd Annual in Kissimmee
  • 2013 Inaugural Native Plant Show in Kissimmee

The Native Plant Show

Whether you're a design professional, a busy landscaper or a curious gardener, we've got a ticket for you.