GROWvember Fall Plant Sale

GROWvember Fall Plant Sale

Join us Saturday, November 2nd for:
– A Variety of Plant Vendors
– Speakers and Demonstrations
– Live Music featuring Acoustic Beach
– Beer Garden
– Plant Clinic
– Kids Activities and Crafts
– Butterfly Encounter
– Winter Park Library’s Story Walk
– Wildflower Bomb Workshop
– Bob Sena Photography of Mead Garden
Food and Beverages:
– 4Rivers
– Foxtail Coffee
– Beer Garden
– Orange Blossom Brewery
– The Bear and Peacock Brewery
– Yum Yum Pops


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Hicks Orchids & Supplies George Griepenburg
Russell’s Bromeliads Grassroots Nursery
Tarflower Chapter of FNPS Brittany Blossoms
Tropical Needs Easy To Grow
Wild Birds Unlimited Fungi Jon
J+P Nursery Nehrling Gardens
Bromeliad Society of Central FL John Plank Greenhouse
Rose Petals Nursery Seeds of Inclusion
Farm Daddy
Our Vital Earth
Smiley’s Orchids & Greenery 3 Seasons Growers
Southern Oak Aquatics Herb Nerd
Plants and Pampering  Porch Therapy


Speaker Schedule:

Time Slot Duration Title Topic
9:00 AM 25 min Tim Egan Invasive Weeds ID and Prevention
10:00 AM   Angela Withers – Nehrling Gardens Amaryllis
11:00 AM 40 min Do’s & Don’t of Florida Gardening by Tom MacCubbin Observations that make landscapes and gardens successful learned over many years in Florida
12:00 PM 30 min Bob Hotaling Before planting, it’s a must to prepare your garden soil and have a plan To maintain it at peak performance. Bob covers all the basics for both vegetable and flower gardens in this hands-on 30 minute presentation.
1:00 PM 50 min Adventures in Sensory Gardening By  Seeds of Inclusion A creative  team of gardeners  who are blind/visually impaired will lead a delightful  exploration of plants and gardening through  touch, taste, smell and sound! 
2:00 PM   Jon Martin Mushrooming


Activities and information booths by:

Seeds of Inclusion – Sarafaith Pekor A Budget Tree Service
Florida School of Holistic Living City of Winter Park
Winter Park Library Winter Park Garden Club
Plant Clinic Mead Garden


A huge Thank you to our amazing Sponsors:


Caroline & Jeffrey Blydenburgh

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the bear and peacock


Orange Blossom Brewing Co,


Quality First lawn


A Budget Tree Service


Speaker Schedule to be announced

All talks and demonstrations will be offered at the Pavilion unless otherwise indicated.

The sale features a variety of high quality plant vendors, plant workshops, demonstrations and “Ask the Expert” opportunities. Shoppers will find a wide selection of beautiful plants including annuals, perennials, house plants, vegetables, native plants that attract hummingbirds and pollinators, bromeliads, herbs, succulents, ferns, orchids, medicinal plants and many other specialty plants.

Mead Botanical Garden is located at 1300 S. Denning Drive, Winter Park, near the intersection of State Road 17-92 and Orange Ave.

Proceeds from GROWvember Fall Plant Sale support the revitalization of Mead Botanical Garden and its programs.