GROWvember Fall Plant Sale

GROWvember Fall Plant Sale

FRIDAY & SATURDAY, NOV. 3 & 4 at Mead Botanical Garden, 1300 S. Denning Dr., Winter Park – All proceeds benefit Mead Botanical Garden.
Friday 1 – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • New to Florida Gardening? Need a little help getting started?  
  • Want some delicious, fresh winter produce grown in your own garden? 
  • Looking for beautiful, high quality horticultural additions for your home and garden? 
  • Planning for holiday foliage and displays?  Wondering what herbs and other medicinal plants you can grow?

Mead Botanical Garden’s fabulous annual fall plant sale is the place to be on Friday and Saturday, November 3 & 4,  just in time for you to prepare your fall garden and beautify your home for the holidays.  Informative workshops will be held throughout the day on Saturday.

No admission; parking is free. | Held rain or shine |  Bring a wagon | Food trucks will have delicious food and beverages for shoppers to enjoy.

With more than 20 vendors and exhibitors, the sale features a wide variety of high quality plants, plant workshops, demonstrations and “Ask the Expert” opportunities.

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.

Workshop Schedule
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.           Bromeliad Basics by Greg Spak, Bromeliad Society of Central Florida
9:30 – 9:50 a.m.           Easily Propagated Succulents and Tropical Plants for Florida by Laura Bruckner, Tropical Needs
10:00 – 10:20 a.m.       Fun with Tallandsias, Armando Frankle, Russell’s Bromeliads & Air Plants
10:30 – 10:50 a.m.       Gardening with Worms by Cassie Taylor, Our Vital Earth
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.       Garden Challenges by Tom MacCubbin, Extension Agent Emeritus and Host of Better Lawns and Gardens Radio Show
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.       Quick and Easy Fall Floral Arrangements by Carol Cavanaugh, Mead Garden GROWvember Plant Sale Chairperson
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.           Bringing Your Home-grown Flowers Indoors by Sally Spencer, Sally Spencer Florals
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.           Backyard Beekeeping with Amy Vu, Urban Horticulture Extension Agent
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.           gARTening with Succulents by Janice Oberwetter, UF/IFAS Orange County Master Gardener
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.           Microgreens with Susan Block, UF/IFAS Orange County Master Gardener
Plant Vendors
Russell’s Bromeliads
Central Florida Ferns and Foliage
Our Vital Earth
Hick’s Orchids and Supplies
Living Towers
Plants by George
Tropical Needs
Farm Daddy
Easy to Grow
Native Plants by Native Plant Society Tarflower Chapter
J&P Nursery
Florida Urban Agriculture
JK Flowers, Inc.
McCrory’s Bromeliads
East End Market
Grassroots Nursery
Camellia Society of Central Florida
Central Florida Bromeliad Society
Nehrling Gardens
UF IFAS Extension – Plant Clinic
Mead Garden is grateful to the GROWvember sponsors!  
  • Quality First Lawn and Shrub Care
  • Lukas Nursery and Butterfly Encounter
  • Sunniland Corporation
  • Commerce National Bank and Trust
  • Diamond R Fertilizer
  • Orchard Supply Hardware
  • Fannie Hillman & Associates
We also thank the amazing plant sale committee volunteers! 

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.


GROWvember, Mead Botanical Garden’s fabulous annual fall plant sale, is the place to be on Saturday, November 4, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., just in time for you to prepare your fall garden and beautify your home for the holidays.  No admission; parking is free. The sale will be held rain or shine.  Food trucks will have delicious food and beverages for shoppers to enjoy.

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.

New to Florida Gardening? Need a little help getting started?  

Want some delicious, fresh winter produce grown in your own garden? 

Looking for beautiful, high quality horticultural additions for your home and garden? 

Planning for holiday foliage and displays?  Wondering what herbs and other medicinal plants you can grow?

Complete speaker and workshop schedule TBA.

Mead Garden is grateful to the GROWvember sponsors and plant sale committee volunteers!

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.

Vendors may complete an online application or print one and mail it to Mead Botanical Garden, P.O 1227, Winter Park, 32790