Backyard Biodiversity Day

Backyard Biodiversity Day

4th Annual Backyard Biodiversity Day and Native Plant Sale

October 14, 2017   9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Presented by the Tarflower Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society and Mead Botanical Garden

Backyard Biodiversity Day is a great opportunity to celebrate the native flora and fauna. Come out and enjoy noted speakers, workshops, informative hikes and a huge native plant sale!

The FREE, family-friendly event features:

  • Presentations on natural and backyard habitats; landscaping for wildlife; native pollinators; the importance of biodiversity; and the birds of Mead Garden.
  • Interpretive hikes on birding; edible plants; herpetology; native and invasive plants; insects; and a family bird hike for all ages!
  • Native plant & wildflower seed sale
  • Vendors & exhibitors
  • Reptile and amphibian display
  • Authors’ book signings
  • Food trucks

Volunteer and sponsorship opportunities available!

For more information, contact FNPS Project Chair, Catherine Bowman at


Check back soon for more information and updates!