Selected Community Events
IFAS Spring 2013 Open House & Garden Tours
May 11, 2013 9:00 am until 1:00 pm
615 Paul Russell Road, Tallahassee, FL 32301
FREE to the public. Plant sales. Three guided tours will meander through all six of the demonstration gardens covering about one acre. In addition to the Master Gardener Program, extension office departments Families & Consumer Sciences, 4H & Youth development, Urban Forestry/Trees & their Benefits and Environment/ Sustainable Living, will have educational booths or exhibit. Educational booths will also cover Herbs, Roses, Container Gardening, Xeriscaping, Bee Keeping, Vegetable Garden on site, Floral Designs from Garden Plants, Wildlife Displays, Florida Friendly landscapes, Invasive Plants, Micro-Irrigation, Greenhouse Demonstration, Plants that attract Butterflies, Plant Propagation, and more. New this spring will be booths teaching Building Healthy Soils, Sunflowers and Pollinator Plants, and benefits of Recycling. These booths will be promoting at least one of the 9 principles of Florida Friendly Landscaping as determined by the University of Florida IFAS program.
Master Gardener Office
Leon County Extension Service
615 Paul Russell Road Tallahassee, Florida 32301-7060