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FANN set to elect three new board members at Annual Meeting Dec. 9, 2016 in Sanibel

November 29, 2016

FANN’s Nominating Committee (Jerry Fritz, Terry Godts and John Sibley) are pleased to report the following recommendations for the 2017 Board of Directors to be elected at FANN’s Annual Membership Meeting Dec. 9 in Sanibel, being held as part of […]

Business transition expert Eric Gall, Edison Avenue, speaks to FANN members Dec. 9, 2016

November 28, 2016

Eric Gall, Managing Partner of Edison Avenue Capital, a merger and acquisitions firm based in Florida, will speak at the Native Plant Industry Retreat hosted by Florida Association of Native Nurseries (FANN) and the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation on Friday, […]

VOTE for the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation #GivingTuesday

November 17, 2016

Help the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation win a $2500 donation from the Kim Jones Insurance Agency, which is participating in #GivingTuesday by inviting people to vote for their favorite charity. Vote for native plants and help the foundation raise funds […]

Support native plants Tuesday 11/29 #GivingTuesday

November 15, 2016

You’ve heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday? Welcome Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving fueled by social media and collaboration and celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. #GivingTuesday follows the well known shopping events and […]

New Wildflower Classroom Activity Guide available

November 15, 2016

The Florida Wildflower Foundation recently announced official release of their 139-page Wild About Wildflowers!–A Classroom Activity Guide for Florida third and fourth-grade students. The guide outlines hands-on activities for lessons in how plants reproduce, adapt to their environments and interact […]

Call for nominations for the 2017 FANN Board of Directors

November 9, 2016

FANN members will elect the 2017 Board of Directors at their annual meeting on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 in Sanibel. The association expects to elect three new Directors at Large as well as have a change in officers as President […]

2016 Native Plant Industry Retreat in Sanibel

November 2, 2016

FANN and the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation invite the native plant industry and friends to a retreat Friday and Saturday, December 9-10, 2016, at the Historic Bailey Homestead Preserve on Sanibel Island, perhaps the first community in Florida to require […]

Teach a class at the 2017 Native Plant Show

October 27, 2016

Got a great education idea for horticulture, landscape or restoration professionals? FANN wants to hear from you! We’re looking for short (15-20 minute) or long (one hour) professional development and continuing education courses for presentation at our 5th Annual Native […]

The Villages Chapter FNPS continues transforming landscapes

October 25, 2016

Get a glimpse of The Villages landscapes that everyone is talking about in The Villages in this short video. FANN Executive Director Cammie Donaldson was recently privileged to tour the latest Florida native landscape exemplars in The Villages, a golf […]

11th Annual Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival call for vendors

October 25, 2016

Vendor applications are now available for the 11th annual Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival to be held March 25, 2017 in downtown DeLand. Reserve your space now at this award winning event sponsored in part by our conservation partner, Florida […]