Florida Botanical Gardens



Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation, Inc.

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The Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation, Inc. provides support for the Gardens through:

  • Gift Shop
  • Membership pdf icon
  • Membership Application pdf icon         
  • Special Events - Holiday Lights, plant sales and
    • Vendors
      Raffle for beautiful rain barrels - for water conservation!
      Instrument petting zoo to delight the young and old.
      Diggin' the Art - May 3
      10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
      Sponsored by Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation, Inc.

      Visitors can bring the entire family to the Florida Botanical Gardens for a wide array of art activities at the third annual Diggin’ the Arts festival on Sunday, May 3, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., $2.00 donation appreciated for 13 yrears and older.

      The Diggin’ the Arts event features hands-on activities including both art and gardening demonstrations and a live on-site painting competition, as well as vendors, booths, music and refreshments. Local museums and art centers participating include the Museum of Fine Arts of St. Petersburg, Morean Arts Center for Clay, Florida CraftArt, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Suntan Art Center, Beach Art Center, Florida Orchestra, Pinellas Park Art Society, Leepa-Ratner Museum of Art, Gulf Coast Artists' Alliance, Inc.

      Visitors can also stroll through the gardens as artists compete in the Quick Draw competition. Veteran and budding artists alike are invited to capture the beautiful vistas and scenes along the paths of the Florida Botanical Gardens.

      Quick Draw Competition
      $20 registration - Cash prizes
      Professions: 1st - $1,000, 2nd - $300, 3rd - $200.
      Amateur: 1st - $200, 2nd - $100 gift certificate, 3rd - $75.00 gift certificate

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    The Mission of the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation is to provide leadership and financial support for the Florida Botanical Gardens. This is to be achieved through providing strategic fundraising initiatives, the funding of capital improvements, an endowment fund, advocacy on behalf of the gardens and by generating engaged membership and support efforts.

    The FBGF believes that we improve quality of life by understanding, protecting and supporting the important relationship that exists between plants, people, and the environment.

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    Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation, Inc.
    Phone: 727-582-2100
    Email: FLBGfoundation@gmail.com
    12520 Ulmerton Rd., Largo, FL 33774

    Become A Member! - Membership Form

    The Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation, Inc. offers membership to help support new projects at the Gardens. Their mission is to help our Garden continue to move toward becoming a world-class botanical garden.

    Membership in the FBG Foundation not only supports new projects and construction in the Gardens, it also provides members with special benefits; one of which is the reciprocal agreement with the American Horticultural Society.

    The American Horticultural Society’s Reciprocal Admissions Program offers free admission and additional benefits at botanical gardens, arboreta, and conservatories throughout North America.

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