Interested in learning more about the complex and fascinating environmental world of Key West and the Florida Keys? Then join us each month for our Speaker Series. Each one-hour workshop begins at 1:30 p.m., in The Nature Chapel.
Admission is $5 for non-members. Free for garden members!
Be sure to come early for the Native Plant Sale! From 9 a.m.-noon, we offer more than 150 species of butterfly- and bird-attracting native, rare and endangered plants propagated and available in the Botanical Garden Nursery. A great way to create your customized Key West garden — and support the Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden, too.
Here’s the complete 2019 Speakers Series line-up:
- 1-19-19: Birding in the Keys for Amateurs – Robyn Mayer
- 2-16-19: Hydro-culture and Organic Gardening in the Keys – Marjorie Townsend, Owner / Operator – Townsend Family Organic Farms, Key West
- 3-16-19: Beekeeping in the Keys – Abbey Weiss, Apprentice / Master Beekeeper Program at the University of Florida
- 4-20-19: The City of Key West Heritage Tree Program – Karen DeMaria, City of Key West Urban Forestry Manager
- 5-18-19: Anticipated Effect of Climate Change and Sea Level Rise on Key West, Alison Higgins, City of Key West Sustainability Coordinator