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Promote the preservation, conservation and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida

Lake Beautyberry Chapter

This chapter is proud to serve Lake County.

Next Chapter meeting will be Sunday, September 16th 2018 at 2 pm - Plant exchange at 2 pm and the program begins at 2:30

Dr. Rachel Mallinger has established a new lab in the Deptartment of of Entomology and Nematology at the University of Florida and will be talking on the diversity and conservation of native pollinators in Florida.


The Lake Beautyberry Chapter meets on the third Sunday of every other month at the Trout Lake Nature Center, 520 E. County Road 44, Eustis, (352) 357-7536. Schedule: 2:00 pm Social time, Refreshments & Plant Exchanges. 2:30 pm Program & Meeting.

Directions: Take SR 19 north out of Eustis to the intersection with CR 44 East and turn right at Winn-Dixie and CVS Pharmacy, then go 1/4 mile to the nature center entrance on the right.

On months with no meeting we normally conduct a field trip in the area. 

Next Field Trip: A weekend trip to the Florida Everglades Fakahatchee Strand and Audubon's Corkscrew Sanctuary - Friday, October 26th throught Sunday October 28th.

Details at: https://tinyurl.com/BBfieldtrip

Visit our native plant garden in the multi-themed UF Discovery Gardens adjacent to the Lake County Extension Service Building in Tavares and PEAR Park, a Lake County park south of Leesburg.

We would love to hear your native plant stories, what is blooming and what native plant you would recommend for the garden.

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The Chapter President is Lavon Silvernell   LakeBeautyberry@yahoo.com
The Chapter Vice-President is John Benton

Send chapter mail to:
Lake Beatyberry Chapter FNPS
P.O. Box 88
Umatilla, FL 32784-0088


Published on  26.08.2018