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Wednesday, September 23, 2009

ETHNOBOTANICAL DAY

Saturday, October 17, 2009, 9am – 4pm Heathcote Botanical Gardens 210 Savannah Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34982 Sponsored by Heathcote Botanical Gardens and the Florida Native Plant Society Lakela’s Mint St. Lucie Chapter For more information contact AnnMarie Loveridge at (772) 323-7982 $6 donation requested for general admission; free for kids under 12 FREE for Heathcote and Florida Native Plant Society Members visit www.reclamationproject.net or www.heathcotebotanicalgardens.org  Children’s Activities – make eco-art or earn a Junior Ranger Badge!  Butterfly and wildlife presentations  Hourly raffles of plants and great prizes  Extensive program of presentations and lectures  Native plants for sale – hard to find species available!  Horticultural experts to answer all your gardening questions!  Good Eats Booth – sample native culinary delights and feast on Good Foods!  Demonstrations of historical uses of native plants presented by St. Lucie Regional History Center  Eco-friendly products and merchandise including organic fertilizers, mulch, eco-art, books, T-shirts & more!  Join this coalition of Botanists, Land Managers, Scientists, Educators, Naturalist Landscapers and Home Gardeners in a variety of free lectures teaching us HOW TO PUT LIFE IN OUR LANDSCAPES! Sponsored by Heathcote Botanical Gardens and the Florida Native Plant Society Lakela’s Mint St. Lucie Chapter For more information contact AnnMarie Loveridge at (772) 323-7982 $6 donation requested for general admission; free for kids under 12 FREE for Heathcote and Florida Native Plant Society Members

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