topic: Flowering Tree Lecture
location: Fairchild Tropical Garden | 10901 Old Cutler Road | Miami, FL 33156
room: Corbin Building, classroom "A"
time: 7:30 pm
April 8 | University of Miami Architecture School Lecture
topic:How Neighborhoods and Buildings That Inhabit Them Can Change the World
speaker: John Torti of Torti Gallas & Partners, Silver Spring, Maryland
location: Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center Glasgow Hall
address: 1215 Dickinson Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146
time: 6:00 p.m.
admission: Free and open to students, faculty and the public.
April 11 | South Dade Garden Club Meeting
location: Fruit and Spice Park | 24801 SW 187 Ave | Homestead, Florida 33031
date: Second Thursday of each month
April 13-14 | South Florida Bromeliad Society Sale
location: Fairchild Tropical Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Miami, FL 33156
time: 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
web: Fairchild Tropical Garden website
Bromeliads are extremely tropical and add easy color to any landscape design or garden. The Bromeliad Society of South Florida Annual Show and Sale will be a perfect opportunity to add bromeliads to your collection. Many of Florida's finest bromeliad nurseries and best individual growers will be offering bromeliads for sale.
April 13 | Landscaping 101 for South Florida Gardens
location: Miami Beach Botanic Garden
location: 2000 Convention Center Drive | Miami Beach, FL 33139
web: Miami Beach Botanical Garden
Do you want to redesign your garden this spring but feel completely lost? Come learn the secrets of the South Florida landscape design trade and how you can apply them to your own property. Topics include microclimates and which plant species do well in typical garden areas typical to South Florida gardens. Attendees are encouraged to come with sketches of their property to discuss their individual needs and gardening goals.
April 13-14 | Bromeliad Society of South Florida Meeting
location: Fairchild Tropical Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road | Miami, FL 33156
room: Corbin Building | Classroom A
dates: 7:30 pm
April 14 | Pincecrest Gardens Earth Day 2013
location: Pinecrest Gardens 11000 Southwest 57th Avenue | Miami, FL 33156
time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm
web: Pinecrest Gardens
Pinecrest Gardens invites you and your family to celebrate the beauty of our planet, with eco-friendly activities. It is a full fun-filled day of entertainment on stage in their outdoor amphitheater, informative gardening workshops and demonstrations on a variety of relevant ecological topics, interactive and environmental educational opportunities, garden tours, delicious food, music, yoga, massages, and so much more! Don’t miss this festival for the whole family in the lush surroundings of South Florida's most beautiful botanical garden.