January 12: Arbor Day Celebration – FREE tree seedlings!
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Kid’s crafts, scavenger hunt, and free tree seedlings!
10:30 a.m. – Noon:
Tree Talk and Stroll: Bruce Turley, owner of Wilcox Nursery and Landscape, leads you through the Gardens highlighting the best Florida native trees for your yard with tips on planting, pruning, and more. Start off with an overview of the trees you may take home to determine the best for you.
Free with Gardens admission/membership. No registration required. One seedling per household, please. (1 gallon native tree seedlings courtesy of the Florida Division of Forestry and supplied by Sweet Bay Nursery: while supplies last)
Tree Seedling Types Available: (all native to Florida and support Florida’s wildlife):
Sweet Bay Magnolia
Sand Live Oak
South Florida Slash Pine
Free with Gardens admission
1825 4th Street N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33704