Events

This is just a selection of gardening events, webinars, and presentations being held around the state. For a full list of events near you, contact your county Extension office.

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Florida Gardening Events
Date Event Location
Self-paced Gardening for Pollinators
More
University of Florida Department of Entomology -- Online
Monthly MGV Bookclub Events Florida Master Gardener Volunteer Program -- Online
Self-paced Victory 2020 Gardens Program UF/IFAS Extension Marion and Columbia Counties -- Online
Self-paced Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening Course UF/IFAS Extension Clay County
Online
November - January Holiday events at Florida botanical gardens and state parks Throughout the state
Dec 2
6-7pm
Fruit-bearing Plants for Putnam County UF/IFAS Extension Putnam County
111 Yelvington Road
East Palatka, FL
(Or Zoom)
Dec 3
9:30-10:30am
Florida-Friendly Garden Tour with Lee County MGVs
(Additional dates available)
Rotary Park Environmental Center
5505 Rose Garden Rd
Cape Coral, FL
Dec 4
10am-5pm
Redland Heritage Festival Fruit & Spice Park
24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL
Dec 6
1-2:30pm
Keeping it Florida-Friendly: Water, Fertilizer and Mulch,
Part 2
UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 6
7-9pm
Introduction to Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ UF/IFAS Extension Lee County
Online
Dec 7
10am-Noon
Drought-tolerant Plants 101 UF/IFAS Extension Manatee County
Online
Dec 7
10-11:30am
Guided Garden Tour: In-person Event UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
6021 South Conway Road
Orlando, FL
Dec 7
2-5pm
Soils in Florida UF/IFAS Extension Citrus County
Online
Dec 8-10
9am-6pm
Gator Citrus Club Annual Citrus Sale UF Fifield Hall
Hull Road
Gainesville, FL
Dec 8
6-6:45pm (CDT)
Gifts from the Garden Pensacola Library
239 N Spring St
Pensacola, FL
Dec 9-11 UF Poinsettia Sale
(Thursday is by appointment only)
UF Greenhouses (Behind Fifield Hall)
2475 Memorial Rd
Gainesville, FL
Dec 9
10am-Noon
Irrigation with Conservation in Mind UF/IFAS Extension Manatee County
Online
Dec 9
Noon (CDT)
Gardening in the Panhandle LIVE: Selecting and Maintaining Trees UF/IFAS Extension Northwest District
Online
Dec 9
Noon-12:45pm (CDT)
Gifts from the Garden Tryon Branch Library
1200 Langley Ave
Pensacola, FL
Dec 9
Noon-1pm
Easy as 1, 2, 3: Composting Workshop Stuart Shufflboard Club
500 Southeast Georgia Avenue
Stuart, FL
Dec 9
1-2:30pm
Shared Spaces: Creating Your Edible Garden UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 9
2-3:30pm
UF/IFAS Extension Lee County Gardening Series: Compost: Black Gold for Your Garden
Online option available; register here
East County Regional Library
881 Gunnery Rd N
Lehigh Acres, FL
Dec 10
Noon-1pm
Lunch & Learn: Gardening for Snowbirds UF/IFAS Extension Polk County
Online
Dec 10
1:30-2:30pm
Unusual and Underutilized Trees for Central Florida UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
Online
Dec 11
8am-2pm
Broward County Master Gardener Volunteers:
Florida-Friendly Butterfly Plant Sale
Hagen Park Community Center
2020 Wilton Drive
Wilton Manors, FL
Dec 11
9-10am
Curb Appeal UF/IFAS Extension Pasco County
Online
Dec 11
9am-4pm
83rd Annual Camellia Show & Plant Sale
Free admission
The Garden Center
1850 North 9th Ave
Pensecola, FL
Dec 13
1-2:30pm
Part 3: Florida-Friendly: Attract Wildlife and Keep Pests Out! UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 14
10am-1pm
The Fungus Among Us UF/IFAS Extension Manatee County
Online
Dec 14
Noon-1pm
Lunch & Learn: Growing Great Groundcovers Haines City Library
111 N 6th Street
Haines City, FL
Dec 15
10am-Noon
Gifts for the Friendly Gardener: YOU UF/IFAS Extension Duval County
1010 North McDuff Ave
Jacksonville, FL
Dec 15
11am-Noon
Soil Testing Basics UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County
Online
Dec 15
1-2pm
Drip Irrigation DIY UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 16
11am-12:30pm
Biorational Pesticides: Eco-friendly Pest Control UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 16
1-2pm
Fruit-bearing Plants for Putnam County UF/IFAS Extension Putnam County
111 Yelvington Road
East Palatka, FL
(Or Zoom)
Dec 17
6:30-7:30pm
Rain Barrel Workshop
with optional drive-through barrel pickup
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade
Online
Dec 18
10am
Edible Trees for Your Garden UF/IFAS Extension Osceola County
1921 Kissimmee Valley Lane
Kissimmee, FL
Dec 20
1-2:30pm
Florida-Friendly Landscaping: Part 4: Protecting the Environment UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Online
Dec 21
2-4pm
Invasive Plants and Pests UF/IFAS Extension Citrus County
Online
Dec 21
3-4pm
Central Florida Food Forests UF/IFAS Extension Orange County
Online
Dec 22
11am-Noon
Wreath-making Workshop Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL
Dec 31
8am-5pm
Soil pH Test UF IFAS Extension Orange County
6021 South Conway Road
Orlando, FL
Jan 25-27 W.I.S.E. (Wildlife and Invasive Species Education) Short Course
Event flyer (pdf)
UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
7620 SR 471
Bushnell, FL