Links

Nurseries with Catalogue SalesTony Avent at Plant Delights in Raleigh NC

Photo: Tony Avent at Plant Delights open house in Raleigh NC


 

Wholesale GrowersRobrick Nursery

Photo: Dick Kearley at Robrick Nursery near Gainesville FL


Butterflies

  • Butterfly World - Popular tourist destination with butterfly enclosures that you walk through - Coconut Creek FL
  • Callaway Gardens - Outstanding Butterfly Conservatory - Pine Mountain GA
  • Greathouse Butterfly Farm - Butterfly farmer, rancher, and marketer - Gainesville FL
  • McGuire Center - Butterfly Rainforest - Fifty-five to sixty-five exotic varieties of butterflies flying free in a three-story steel enclosure filled with waterfalls, bridges and 2000 plants of 300 different species - Gainesville FL
  • Museum of Science & Industry - Butterfly encounter with excellent educational program - Tampa FL
  • Lukas Nursery - Butterfly enclosure at a large Orlando-area nursery - butterfly nectar and larval plants available for purchase - Oviedo FL

 

Photo: Outdoor wild garden and enclosure of McGuire Center Butterfly Encounter in Gainesville FL


 

Florida Botanical GardensFairchild Tropical Gardens Miami

  • Alfred B. Maclay State Gardens - Spectacular spring display of camellias, oriental magnolias, tea olives, bulbs and azaleas - Tallahassee FL
  • Fairchild Tropical Garden - the state's largest botanical garden - specializing in tropical plants with an extensive collections of palms, hibiscus, fruit trees and orchids - Miami FL
  • Harry P. Leu Gardens - Historical house tour, huge camellia collection, rose garden, palms, bamboo, tropical rain forest, floral clock, perennial borders, vinery, and more - Orlando FL
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Exotic  - animals in a beautiful garden setting on the St. John's River in northern Jacksonville - Jacksonville FL
  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens - Florida's second largest botanical garden - nice collections of bamboo, herbs, native trees, woodland plants, gingers and hardy palms - Gainesville FL
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - Historic house, many large specimens of tropical trees, shrubs and bamboo - Sarasota FL
  • Mounts Botanical Garden - Extensive collection of tropical fruit trees and shrubs - West Palm Beach FL
  • University of South Florida Botanical Garden - Young developing botanical garden on USF campus -Tampa FL
  • Naples Botanical Garden - Amazing fairly new botanical garden on Florida's southwestern coast - Naples FL
  • Fruit and Spice Park - Sample tropical fruit and enjoy an outing among the tropical fruiting trees of South Florida - Homestead FL

 

 

 

Photo: Chahuly glass in Conservatory at Fairchild Tropical Garden in Miami FL   


 

US Botanical Gardens - Alan's FavoritesBrookgreen Sculpture Garden

Photo: Brookgreen Sculpture Garden


 

Nursery and Horticultural AssociationsTPIE Ft. Lauderdale FNGLA

Photo: Amazing display of foliage plants at TPIE in Ft. Lauderdale FL