Tropiflora Upcoming Events

2015

Thursday April 16 - Sunday April 19
18th Annual Australian Bromeliad Conference

 Dennis Cathcart to speak at the 18th Australasian Bromeliad Conference held at the Novotel Parramatta in Parramatta, New South Wales, Sydney,  Australia. The conference begins on April 16th and runs through the 19th.
Website: http://www.gcsbs.org.au/References/Bromsmatta1.pdf

Saturday April 18 - Sunday April 19
Spring Sale at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Held at Fairchild Gardens, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156. Dates of the sale are Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12, 2015.

 

Bromeliads are extremely tropical and add easy color to any yard. The Bromeliad Society of South Florida Annual Show and Sale will be a perfect opportunity to add bromeliads to your garden. Many of Florida's finest bromeliad nurseries and best individual growers will be offering bromeliads for sale.

Admission: Free for Fairchild Members and children 5 and under.

Non-members: $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up and $12 for children 6-17. 

Eco-discount: If you walk, ride your bike or take public transportation to Fairchild, receive $5 off admission for adults and $2 off admission for children. Members, remember to bring your Rewards Card to earn your gift passes! 

Military Discount: We are pleased to offer active military personnel free admission. In addition, admission for spouses is $20 and children $10. Please present Military IDs.
Website: http://www.bssf-miami.org/meetings-events.htm

Saturday April 25 - Sunday April 26
Spring Plant Sale at Mounts Botanical Gardens

Held at Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415. The sale hours are 9:00 am - 4:00 pm both Saturday and Sunday.

This annual Spring Plant Sale features over 80 vendors with an amazing assortment of plants and goods. Palms, orchids, bamboo, begonias, bromeliads, fruit trees, and many other types of plants will be for sale. This is a great opportunity to learn about plants that grow well in South Florida and find something new for your garden. Once again the Greater Palm Beach Rose Society and the American Hibiscus Sunrise-Conrad Chapter will be having their annual judging and show.
Website: http://mounts.org/things-to-do/event-calendar/

Saturday May 16 - Sunday May 17
Talk at Epcot

Dennis Cathcart to speak at the International Flower & Garden show held at Epcot.
Website: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/epcot/epcot-international-flower-and-garden-festival/

Tuesday June 16
Talk at Bromeliad Society of South Florida

Dennis Cathcart to speak at the June meeting of the BSSF. Meetings are held at Fairchild Botanic Gardens located at 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Miami, FL 33156. Meeting begins at 7:30 pm in the Corbin building, classroom "A".
Website: http://www.bssf-miami.org/meetings-events.htm

Sunday June 21
Talk at Caloosahatchee Bromeliad Society

Dennis Cathcart to speak at the June meeting of the Caloosahatchee Bromeliad Society. Meetings are held at the Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2439 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901. Meeting begins at 2:00 pm.
Website: http://www.bsi.org/new/view-societies-by-name/

Friday June 26 - Saturday June 27
Tropiflora's Summer Blowout Sale

Tropiflora’s Summer Stock Reduction Sale is coming June 26th and 27th. No frills, just plants. No food, no outside vendors, just bargains galore! Free parking and free admission. Friday the 26th of June and Saturday the 27th of June, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days!
Website: http://www.tropiflora.com/events.cfm