Wildflowers of Florida Inc. in Alachua offers 30 acres of spring wildflowers in bloom, and they are waiting for you! At 10 a.m. farm owner Terry Zinn will talk about wildflower farming and easy wildflowers to cultivate. Dr. Hector Perez and student Tere Davidson of the University of Florida's Environmental Horticulture Department also will be on hand to discuss their research plot at the farm. Geena Hill, the Florida Wildflower Foundation's North Florida Wildflower Alliance Liaison, will lead a short walk and talk about pollinators and the wildflowers they depend on.
In accordance with CDC guidelines, please be prepared to wear a mask and practice social distancing while we tour inside buildings. Outside we will be encouraging social distancing. You are welcome to bring your lunch and stay for a picnic. Make sure to bring a camera to have your photo taken in the field of wildflowers!