Duval County Day of Gardening

Come Join us for A Day of Gardening
Saturday, February 24, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 2:40 p.m.
Duval County Extension Office 1010 N. McDuff Avenue North, Jacksonville, FL 32254
Cost $20.00
Deadline to register is Friday, February 16th

For the Event Brochure Click Here

There will be educational booths & plants for sale including vegetables, natives and herbs.
(Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Program starts at 9:30 a.m.)

Break Out Sessions :
  • Putting Out the Welcome Mat for Pollinators -Terry DelValle, Urban Horticulture Extension Agent
  • Managing Tough Weeds -Erin Harlow, Commercial Horticulture Extension Agent
  • Top Tomato Picks – Mary Puckett, Urban Gardening Program Assistant
  • Ideas for Themed Gardens – Evie Pankok, FFL/FYN Program Assistant
  • Mythbusters: Food Labels – Alicia Halbritter, Livestock/Forage Extension Agent
  • Tool Time: Sharpening & Maintenance Tips – Vic Groner, Duval County Master Gardener/Program Assistant
  • Storm Hardy Trees Larry Figart – Urban Forestry Extension Agent
  • Foraging for Edible & Medicinal Plants – Scott Allen Davis, Ranger at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services
How to Register

Make check made payable to: University of Florida. Cost $20.00. Mail to: A Day of Gardening, 1010 N McDuff Ave. Jacksonville, Fl. 32254. You can also register online with credit card at

There is a small service fee. Space is limited this year so don’t delay.


Posted: February 1, 2018

Category: Events, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes, Horticulture
Tags: Classes, Duval, Gardening

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