Residential Lawn & Garden
Garden Clubs, Organizations, and Plant Societies
- Garden Clubs and Organizations of West Central Florida
- State, National, and International Plant Societies
American Hibiscus Society, Sunset Chapter (St. Pete/Tampa)
Aroid & Tropical Plant Club of Tampa
Contact: Robert Arias
Meets: 1st Tuesday of each month in Tampa. Call for meeting place.
Interest: Growing aroid plants.
Bay Area Daylily Society
Contact: Linda Sample
Meets: 3rd Sunday of each month, 1:30 PM
International Academy of Mechanical Design, Room 201, 5225 Memorial Highway, Tampa.
Interest: Growing daylilies.
Bayshore Garden Club
Contact: Gerry High
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month in Tampa, 1:30 PM.
Interest: Garden designs, wild flowers, and native plants.
Begonia Society of Tampa Bay
Contact: Dale Sena
(813) 221-0567 or email@example.com
Bromeliad Guild of Tampa
Contact: Tom Wolfe, Interim President
Meets: 3rd Monday each month, 7:00 PM
Christ the King Catholic Church, 2nd floor
821 S. Dale Mabry Hwy.
Tampa, FL 33609
Turn West on McKay for parking.
Cactus & Succulent Society
Contact: Robert Arias
Meets: 1st Wednesday each month. Call for meeting place & time.
Interest: Cacti and succulents.
Contact: Connie Hoerstgen
(813) 968-9689 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Interest: Fosters growing and interest in Crotons.
Davis Island Garden Club
Contact: Jean Skoien
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 10 AM
Davis Island Garden Club, 81 Columbia Drive, Davis Island, Tampa.
Interest: Wildlife, Plantings in public areas.
Dogwood Garden Club
Contact: T.J. Weaver
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month
TECO Hall, Parsons Avenue, Brandon.
Interest: Gardening and civic beautification projects.
Fern Garden Club of Odessa
Contact: Jean Behnke
Meets: 1st Thursday of the month, September through June, 9:45 AM. Keystone Civic Center, Odessa.
Interest: Gardening, conservation, and civic beautification.
Florida Native Plant Society, Suncoast Chapter
Contact: Harriett Wright
Meets: 3rd Wednesday, 7:00 PM, Hillsborough Extension Office, 5339 C. R. 579, Seffner, FL.
Florida West Coast Bromeliad Society
Contact: Judy Lund
Meets: 1st Tuesday of the month, 7:30 PM
Hope Presbyterian Church Annex, 1698 S. Belcher Rd, Clearwater.
Interest: cultivation and promotion of bromeliads.
Gulf Coast Gesneriad Society
Contact: Phyllis King
Meets: 3rd Thursday of each month, 7 PM.
Interest: Cultivation of Gesneriads.
Herb Society - Tampa Bay Unit
Contact: Loretta Clements
Meets: 2nd Saturday of each month, 10 AM, USF Botanical Gardens, Tampa.
Interest: Promotes the study and use of herbs.
Honeysuckle Garden Garden Club
Contact: Pat Carey (813) 962-2062
or Camile Reynolds (813) 935-3994
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 7:30 PM, at various members homes.
Interest: Education, and floral design, wildlife.
Hukyu Bonsai Society
Contact: (813) 571-2768
Meets: 3rd Saturday of each month, 10:00 AM, USF Botanical Gardens
Interest: Art of growing Bonsai
Moonlight Garden Circle
Contact: Nancy Summers
Meets: 1st Tuesday of every month, 6:30 PM
Tampa Garden Club, various local plant shops or in members' homes.
Interest: To create a way for busy gardeners to share their passion for gardening through educational and beautification activities within our community.
North Tampa Garden Club
Contact: Ruth Eikeland
Meets: 2nd Wednesday of each month, 10:00 AM, Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Ave. Tampa
Interest: Community beautification, conservation.
Orange Blossom Garden Club
Contact: Marc Brown
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 10:00 AM, Lutz Community Center
Interest: Gardening, ecological preservation.
Palm River Garden Club
Contact: Iva Jane Miller
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 10:00 AM, River Bay Mobile Home Park, Palm River.
Interest: Gardening, Promotes Grow and Share Program.
Plant City Garden Club, Inc.
Contact: Christy Linke, President
Meets: 2nd Monday of each month; Coffee at 10:15 AM; Meeting starts at 10:30 AM, located at 1304 Teakwood Dr., Plant City.
Rare Plant Network
Contact: Cheryl Drew
Meets: 4th Tuesday of each month, 7:30 PM, Church of Christ Annex, located at 6085 Park Blvd., Kenneth City, FL 33709.
Interest: Rare plant propagation.
Rare Fruit Council of Tampa Bay
Contact: Charles Novak
Meets: 2nd Sunday of each month, 2:00 PM, University of South Florida, BSF Bldg, Room 100, Tampa.
Interest: Cultivation of tropical fruits.
Riverview Garden Club
Contact: Nancy Dulin
Meets: 2nd Wednesday of each month, 10:00 am, Riverview Civic Center, Riverview.
Interest: Horticulture, Gardening and Community Service
Rose Circle Garden Club
Contact: Blanche E. Puffer
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 10:00 AM, Location varies in Tampa.
Interest: Cultivation of plants, Preservation of the environment.
Sunset Park Garden Club
Contact: Sydney Bell
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 10:00 AM, 4624 Browning Avenue, Tampa.
Interest: Encouraging gardening and conservation.
Tampa African Violet Society
Contact: Lynne Wilson
Meets: Twice a month: 1 st Thursday, 7:30 PM and 3rd Friday, 10 AM, Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Avenue, Tampa.
Interest: Foster the growing of African violets.
Tampa Bay Area Camellia Society
Contact: Paul DuBose
Meets: 2nd Thursday of each month, 7:00 PM, Farm Bureau Building, Highway 60 East, Valrico.
Interest: Foster the growing of camellias.
Tampa Bay Fern Club
Contact: Zoe Cole
Meets: 4th Thursday of each month, 7:00 pm, Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Ave., Tampa.
Interest: Growing of ferns.
Tampa Bay Gesneriad Society
Contact: Phyllis King
Meets: 3rd Sat. of each month, 11 AM, Dr. Marinez's office, 402 W. Martin Luther King, Tampa .
Interest: Growing of Geseriads
Tampa Bay Orchid Society Inc.
Contact: (813) 876-8495
Meets: 3rd Thursday, 6:30 p.m. (door opens 6:00 p.m.), Tampa Garden Club, 2629 Bayshore Blvd., Tampa.
Interest: Promoting the interest, education, cultural and artistic use of orchids.
Tampa Federation of Garden Clubs
Contact: Josie Stewart
Composed of 24 Circles which meet at various times and places each month.
Tampa Newcomers Garden Club
Contact: Carol White
Meets: 4th Tuesday of each month, 10:30 AM at various restaurants.
Interest: Offers gardening information to people who have been in the area less than 3 years.
Tampa Orchid Club, Inc.
Contact: Peggy Eggleston
(813) 677-2871, email@example.com
Meets: 4th Tuesday of each month, 10 AM, Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Ave., Tampa.
Interest: The study and growing of orchids.
Tampa Rose Society
Contact: Clarence Prevatt
Meets: 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 PM, Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Ave., Tampa.
Interest: The growing, showing and propagation of roses.
The Village Garden Circle
Contact: C. Wiefneth
Meets: 1st Wednesday of each month, 9:30 AM in various members' homes.
Interest: Civic beautification, gardening.
Upper Peninsular African Violet Society
Contact: Mollie Howell
Meets: 1st Monday of each month, 7 PM, Drew Street Library, Pinellas Park.
Interest: Cultivation of exotic and rare plants.