Key West Botanical Garden Society


Key West Botanical Garden Society
(305) 296-1504
The Nature Chapel


The Nature Chapel
Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden, College Road, Key West, FL, USA

Next Occurrence


Partly Cloudy
73 °F
Wind: 10 MPH
Humidity: 1 %


Mar 21 2020


1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


Free for members | $5 for non-members


Family Friendly,
Speaker Series

Speaker Series

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!

Here’s the complete 2019-2020 Speakers Series line-up:

  • 12-21-2019: Sarah Fangman | The Restoration Blue Print: Proposals to address the challenges of the Florida Keys Marine Ecosystem
  • 1-18-2020: Karen DeMaria | The New State Tree Law and its impact on the city’s permitting and mitigation efforts
  • 2-15-2020: Robyn Mayer | Decline of the bird population in the United States
  • 3-21-2020: Alison Higgins | Energy efficiency and solar solutions in the Keys
  • 4-18-2020: Michelle Leonard-Mularz | Advantages of using native plants in your garden
  • 5-16-2020: Jake Farnum | Cooperative agricultural pest survey: Monitoring for exotic pests of plants in southeast Florida


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.