Enthusiastic folks who wish to learn how to identify South Florida's wild plants
GREETINGS! This free public workshop meets every third tuesday of each month. Novices & Experts alike are welcome.
June's topic is the genus Thelypteris (shield ferns). This workshop will be lead by fern specialist and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden's Conservation Program Manager Jennifer Possley, and will be at a NEW VENUE, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Feel free to bring in plants, other ferns are welcome.
The Native Plant Workshop is FREE. Meeting time for this month is at 5:00PM and ends at 7:00PM, still on the…Continue
Posted by Steve Woodmansee on May 22, 2023 at 7:26am
Now that the days are longer, we will have a few field trips in lieu of meeting at MDC. This Month we will meet at 6:00PM: Christ the King Catholic Church, 16000 SW 112th Avenue, Miami, FL. Park in the parking lot south of the buildings. We will be walking over some mowed pine rockland in an effort to catalog the native plants there. This mowed field is known to have a diverse assemblage of pine rockland wildflowers…Continue
Posted by Steve Woodmansee on April 28, 2023 at 6:30am — 2 Comments
April's topic is "plants with basal rosettes". You can learn about this topic on George Roger's blog article on Sneezeweed (Helenium pinnatifidum). Please bring in at least 3 plants, which needn’t necessarily cover the topic.
The Native Plant Workshop is FREE. Meeting time is at 5:00PM, the third Tuesday of each and every month. We…Continue
Posted by Steve Woodmansee on March 30, 2023 at 9:12am
March's topic is LAWNWEEDS! 'Nuff said. Please bring in at least 3 plants, which needn’t necessarily cover the topic.
The Native Plant Workshop is FREE. Meeting time is at 5:00PM, the third Tuesday of each and every month. We convene at the Miami Dade College Kendall Campus’s Landscape Technology Nursery in the northwest corner of the campus. Please park inside of the gate. For a map and address of the campus click on…Continue
Posted by Steve Woodmansee on March 1, 2023 at 7:15pm
The May virtual meeting for the Florida Keys Native Plant Workshop is Tuesday May 11 at 5:30 Duane Kolterman, Ph.D., will be presenting on Rubiaceae. Laurie Brooks is hosting the Zoom meeting…Continue
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BioCorps Internship in Botany – in the Florida Everglades | Department of Wildlife and Fisheries…Continue
Started by Maria Vasquez Jul 16, 2021.
Hello, I noticed that Connect to Protect is looking for Biscayne prickly ash seeds. The ad said that it is a dioecious tree. Can anyone help me determine the sex of my tree with pictures? This…Continue
Started by Ra Schooley Apr 21, 2021.
Hey all, If you wish to learn more about plant identification, the Dade Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society is hosting Native Plant Field Day. Registration is a must, but it is now FREE to…Continue
Started by Steve Woodmansee Mar 19, 2021.
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