Ask the Experts
We present an “Ask the Expert” feature throughout the day, which consists of demonstrations or question and answer opportunities pertaining to the particular subject being featured at the time. You’ll find, however, that our Experts are able to answer any and all of your gardening questions!
This year we welcome back Ed Thralls, Kelly Greer and Amy Vu from the UF Orange County Extension Service, Robert Bowden from Orlando’s Harry P. Leu Gardens, Tom MacCubbin, UF Extension Agent Emeritus, and Tristen Bowen, Area Landscape Manager at Marriott Vacation Club.
Saturday, April 7 -
9:00-11:00 am GETTING YOUR LAWN READY FOR SUMMER, ED THRALLS, FCHP, APH, Faculty-Residential Horticulture, Master Gardener Coordinator, UF-Orange County Extension.
11:00-1:00 pm FLORIDA FRIENDLY NATIVES FOR YOUR GARDEN, KELLY GREER, UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Agent, Residential Horticulture Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program.
1:00-3:00 pm NEW AND UNDERUTILIZED PLANTS FOR FLORIDA ROBERT BOWDEN, Executive Director of the City of Orlando’s renowned Harry P. Leu Gardens, author and teacher.
3:00-5:00 pm BRINGING THE OUTSIDE IN- BEST PLANTS FOR INDOORS, TRISTEN BOWEN, Area Landscape Manager, Marriott Vacation Club.
Sunday, April 8 -
11:00-1:00 pm WEED CONTROL, TOM MacCUBBIN, UF Extension Agent Emeritus, author and Better Lawns & Gardens radio program host , Saturdays 7-9am FM102.5 & AM540, www.betterlawns.com.
1:00-3:00 pm - BACKYARD BEEKEEPING, AMY VU, Urban Horticulture Extension Agent/Master Gardener Coordinator, UF-Orange County IFAS Extension.