Ginny Stibolt

Ginny Stibolt

GreenGardeningMatters blog
Botanist, Sustainable Gardening Advocate, Author and Naturalist

Garden blogger at 14+ years of experience with Florida native plant gardening

A life-long gardener, Ginny Stibolt began her professional life as a teacher and over the years has taught math, science, business, and computer courses at levels from 7th grade through college.

Since moving to Florida in 2004, she has written four peer-reviewed books on Florida gardening, all published by University Press of Florida:

A Step-by-Step Guide to a Florida Native Yard The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape Organic Methods for Vegetable Gardening in Florida Sustainable Gardening for Florida

Ginny has also recently coauthored Climate-Wise Landscaping, published by New Society Press in 2018.

Ginny has written hundreds of gardening and nature articles for various publications and speaks regularly to environmental and gardening groups. 

She has a M.S. in botany from the University of Maryland.

Step by Step to a Florida Native Yard

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Have a small yard filled with non-native plants? Eager to cut down on the use of chemicals and water in your landscape? Wondering how to begin to transform it to a more natural system supporting birds, pollinators and other wildlife? This workshop will help you get started on your own personal sustainable landscape transformation project.¬†Learn […]

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