Who, When, Where

 For industry professionals and general public.

Native plant grower talking with industry professionals

Plant Industry Folks

250+ horticulture, landscape and restoration professionals will attend from throughout Florida. One in five will be a landscape architect or designer. Expect to see wholesale growers, retail nurseries, garden centers, environmental and landscape professionals, and staff from municipalities and public agencies.

Plant loving public at the plant sale

Plant-Loving Public

By popular demand, we’ve expanded our program to offer special sessions just for the public: master gardeners, native plant enthusiasts and the property owner who wants a more sustainable, enjoyable and lower-maintenance landscape. PLUS a public plant sale both days.

Bradenton Area Convention Center entrance

Bradenton Area Convention Center

Beautiful modern event facility just three miles west of Interstate 75 between Sarasota and Tampa, in Palmetto — just across the river from downtown Bradenton. Free plentiful parking just a short walk from the entrance.

Bradenton is a family-friendly small city just south of Tampa on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Historic walkable downtown is 5 minutes from the convention center.

Hampton Inn Ellenton

Where to Stay

Recommended Hotels:

La Quinta West Palm Beach Turnpike
9 minute drive to Mounts Botanical Garden
$88 plus tax when you reserve by October 13, 2019
Complimentary breakfast 

Hampton Inn West Palm Beach Central Airport
8 minute drive to Mounts Botanical Garden
$149 plus tax for king bed and $155 plus tax for two queen reserve by October 5, 2019
Complimentary hot breakfast

 

Show Schedule

Thursday, October 18-Friday, October 19, 2018