University of Florida

About the Master Gardener Program

The Florida Master Gardener Program is a volunteer-driven program that benefits UF/IFAS Extension and the citizens of Florida. The program relies on dedicated volunteers who have an interest in gardening and in giving back to their communities.

Think you might be interested in becoming a Master Gardener? Read more about the history of the program and how to become a Master Gardener.



To assist Extension Agents in providing research-based horticultural education to Florida residents.


To be the most trusted resource for horticultural education in Florida.

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