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Gardening Calendar updated May 11

May 11, 2014

Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Fla.

May 11--NEW LISTINGS

DATED EVENTS

Day Trippin' with Patti & Vicky: Day trip to Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. 8:15 a.m.May 14. Bus pick up at IHOP Restaurant, State Road 60 West, Vero Beach. Age: 18+. $70. Register: 772-569-8372; pgibbon49@gmail.com.

Tropical Ranch Botanical Gardens: Butterfly Gardening 101, butterfly plant displays, tours and plant sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.May 17, 18; Garden tour, 1 p.m.May 18. Tropical Ranch Botanical Gardens, 1905 S.W. Ranch Trail, Stuart. 772-283-5565; www.trbg.us.

All Things Tropical Plant Sale: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.May 31. Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 2410 S.E. Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. www.pslbotanicalgardens.org.

Kids Event: Ladybugs, explore the gardens for ladybugs and discover fun facts about them. 11 a.m.-NoonMay 24. Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 2410 S.E. Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Kids 5-12. Registration: 772-337-1959; 772-337-1959; www.pslbotanicalgardens.org.

REGULAR MEETINGS

IRC Master Gardeners Plant Clinic: Have a plant question? The master gardeners can help. 9 a.m. to noon, 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. IRC UFL/IFAS Extension Office, 1028 20th Place, Vero Beach. All ages. 772-770-5030; indian.ifas.ufl.edu.

Garden Workdays: 9 a.m. to noon. Heathcote Botanical Gardens, 210 Savannah Road, Fort Pierce. Adults. 772-464-4672; www.heathcotebotanicalgardens.org.

MONDAY

Rio Lindo Garden Club: Monthly meeting, workshop, horticulture and ecology, have lunch. 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.Parks Edge Recreation Center, 3201 S.W. Landale Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Age 18+. $30/year. 772-873-9446; iconley4055@comcast.net.

Treasure Coast Bromeliad Society: 6 p.m. potluck supper, 6:30 meeting. Fourth Monday. St. Lucie Co. Extension Office classroom, 8400 Picos Ave., Fort Pierce. RSVP: 772-215-0089; www.tcbromeliadsociety.org.

TUESDAY

Martin County Master Gardeners: Horticulture questions answered; bring samples. 9 a.m. to noon. UF/IFAS Martin County Extension Office, 2614 S.E. Dixie Highway, Stuart. 772-288-5654; martin.ifas.ufl.edu.

WEDNESDAY

Martin County Master Gardeners: Horticulture questions answered; bring samples. 1 to 4 p.m. UF/IFAS Martin County Extension Office, 2614 S.E. Dixie Highway, Stuart. 772-288-5654; martin.ifas.ufl.edu.

THURSDAY

Treasure Coast Hibiscus Society: 10:30 a.m. third Thursday. PSL Botanical Garden, 2410 Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Ages 14+. 772-337-2126; paddylaurie@bellsouth.net.

FRIDAY

Martin County Master Gardeners: Horticulture questions answered; bring samples. 1 to 4 p.m. UF/IFAS Martin County Extension Office, 2614 S.E. Dixie Highway, Stuart. 772-288-5654; martin.ifas.ufl.edu.

SATURDAY

Treasure Coast African violet Society: Learn how to grow beautiful African violets. 10 a.m. Third Saturday. Garden Center of Fort Pierce, 911 Parkway, Fort Pierce. $10 annual membership. 772-489-0504; emshelton315@aol.com.

GARDENS

Garden Walk: Old garden roses. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Country Care Roses, 14070 109th St., Fellsmere, RSVP: 772-559-5036; www.countrycareroses.com.

Heathcote Botanical Gardens: 210 Savannah Road, Fort Pierce, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. November-April. $2-$6. 772-242-2293; hboi.fau.edu.

Historic Bok Sanctuary: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. 1151 Tower Blvd., Lake Wales, $3-$10. 863-734-1221; www.boksanctuary.org.

McKee Botanical Garden: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 350 U.S. 1, Vero Beach, $5-$10May 1-Oct. 30; $5-$12Oct. 31-April 30. 772-794-0601; www.mckeegarden.org.

Oxbow Eco-Center: 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 5400 N.E. St. James Drive, Port St. Lucie, 772-785-5833; www.co.st-lucie.fl.us/erd/oxbow.

Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 2410 S.E. Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie, $5. 772-337-1959; www.pslbotanicalgardens.org.

Tropical Ranch Botanical Gardens: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open one weekend/month. 1905 S.W. Ranch Trail, Stuart. 772-283-5565; www.trbg.us.

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