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2019 UF/IFAS Marion County
Master Gardener's Spring Festival

We're excited to announce the dates for our 25th anniversary festival:
March 9 and 10, 2019 (under the Southeastern Livestock Pavilion).

Want to be a vendor for the 25th anniversary festival?
Choose the link below fitting your organization.

Commercial Educational/Nonprofit Food
Review and print the 2019 vendor layout here.

Featuring vendors selling an array of plants, garden décor and plant-related accessories, attendees can find almost everything they need for gardening  and landscaping all in one place. Learn from the experts during in-garden talks and seminars on everything from trees to raised gardens and tropical fruit to composting. Bring the whole family - the Kids Gardening Zone will educate and entertain even the youngest green thumb.

For more information, call 352-671-8400 or email your Master Gardeners here.


Indoor seminars, in-garden talks and demonstrations

For face-to-face Q&A
locate a dark green Master Gardener shirt
Making your own soil Micro-irrigation systems
Orchids in Central Florida Cultivar productos tropicales
Equipment and fertilizers Caring for your Florida lawn
Pest control options Good bugs, bad bugs
Essential garden tools Must-have plants for Marion
Growing tropical crops Florida-friendly landscapes
Vegetable garden success Bird and butterfly gardens
Small garden success Choosing lawn professionals
Organic gardening

Indoor seminars, in-garden talks and demonstrations


We thank our sponsors, staff and vendors for their support in making our 2018 UF/IFAS Marion County Spring Festival a success. And to everyone who attended  this event, we appreciate your continued support of the Marion County Master Gardener program.