FANN Meeting & Tours at Chiappini Farm Native Nursery
150 Chiappini Farm Rd
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 3 FOR LUNCH. IF YOU REGISTER AFTER NOV. 3, PLEASE PLAN TO PACK YOUR OWN LUNCH.
FREE: Hosted by by Chiappini Farm Native Nursery in collaboration with FANN and the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation.
- Meet FANN members and other horticulture, landscape & environmental professionals from around Florida.
- See and learn about a great diversity of native plants suitable for Central and North Florida landscape and restoration.
- Meet ecology, forestry, environmental horticulture and landscape architecture faculty and students from the University of Florida and other academic institutions.
12:00 Noon - park, get badged, get lunch & get seated.
12:30-1:30 - BBQ lunch cooked by Chef Chiappini & crew
with short announcements from FANN & foundation leaders and our University of Florida (UF) colleagues
1:30-3:00 - Network & roam the nursery
1:45-2:45 - CEU class: My Favorite Plants at Chiappini's with Troy Springer, guided tour of plants at the nursery
* additional separate registration required for CEUs
3:00-4:30 - Guided tour of plants at the nursery for UF landscape architecture students
LOCATION: 150 Chiappini Farm Rd, Hawthorne FL - access is from a narrow dirt road.
COVID PRECAUTIONS: OUTDOOR EVENT. VACCINATION RECOMMENDED, SOCIAL DISTANCING. Bring a mask just in case.