Thinking of applying for a Viva Florida Landscape Demonstration Garden grant? Want to know more about the program? Join us at 2 p.m. on Dec. 2 for a free webinar to learn about the program’s eligibility, project and budget requirements and to see examples of successful Viva Florida-funded projects.
Did you know that many of Florida’s native plants are edible? Even some of those pesky “weeds” that pop up in our yards have culinary value. Watch “Incredible Edible Natives,” presented by FWF Program Manager Stacey Matrazzo, to learn about the edible, medicinal and nutritional properties of some native plants commonly found in our yards and landscapes.
The Florida Wildflower Foundation has joined 109 other environmental organizations in signing a letter to the Florida Department of Transportation opposing the building of three new toll roads. The letter cites the failure of each proposed road’s task force to provide detailed comprehensive forecasts of future population, environmental and land use impacts, employment, traffic and usage rates.