The Villages, Sumter County
Guided Native Landscape Tour for Industry Professionals
FNGLA-certified professionals - 4 CEU hours
Exclusive opportunity for industry professionals to see upscale residential landscapes featuring minimal or no turf and all or mostly native plants in a community managed by a homeowner association (HOA).
Landscape Architects, Landscape Designers, Installers, Maintenance Contractors and other horticulture and landscape professionals.
Sponsored by Florida Association of Native Nurseries (FANN) in cooperation with The Villages Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society (FNPS), UF/IFAS Extension and the Native Plant Horticulture Foundation.
We'll tour 4 landscapes by air conditioned bus or tram. We'll see cul-de-sac and interior rectangular lots on a golf course and wetland preserve, plus a landscaped common area. See a variety of beautiful, well maintained native trees, shrubs, flowers and groundcovers. Learn more about native species that work well in manicured landscapes. See landscape plans that meet upscale HOA landscape requirements with native plants and minimal turf. Share native plant tips with professional colleagues.
Limited to 24 industry professionals only.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS (CEUs) CE credits (optionals) applied for with Florida Board of Landscape Architecture.
FANN is a licensed provider #0005309 of continuing education for registered landscape architects. 4 CEU hours for FNGLA certified horticulture and landscape professionals.
TRAM TRAVEL & BOX LUNCH INCLUDED. Delicious complete boxed lunch from McAlister's deli. Veggie lunch option available. Early bird pricing now: $45 for FANN members / $60 for soon-to-be members
Link to details: https://fann.z2systems.com/np/clients/fann/event.jsp?event=641&