The Florida Wildflower Foundation will begin a four-year project to evaluate economical and practical site preparation methods to minimize weed competition in wildflower sites planted from seeds, hoping to discover methods that lead to greater planting success.The project at Lake County’s Palatlakaha Environmental and Agricultural Reserve (PEAR) Park will be conducted in partnership with the county with cooperation from the Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute at Florida Polytechnic University.
Weed Seed Bank study
This long-term effort seeks to solve the biggest detriment to wildflower plantings and restoration efforts – weed seeds in soil. Learn more.
Gary Henry Endowment
for the Study of Florida Native Wildflowers
Learn about the students who have been supported by this fund at the University of Florida.