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Orchids Through the Artists’ Eyes

Saturday, May 13, 2017 10:30 AM to
Sunday, June 25, 2017 5:30 PM

Add to Calendar 5/13/2017 10:30:00 AM 6/25/2017 5:30:00 PM Orchids Through the Artists’ Eyes

A new exhibition features the beauty and variety of orchids through art, including a display of the very rare "Reichenbachia: Orchids Illustrated and Described."

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A new exhibition features the beauty and variety of orchids through art, including a display of the very rare "Reichenbachia: Orchids Illustrated and Described."

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Grafting Workshop (at Fairchild Farm)

Saturday, June 3, 2017 10:00 AM to
Saturday, June 3, 2017 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/3/2017 10:00:00 AM 6/3/2017 2:00:00 PM Grafting Workshop (at Fairchild Farm)

Fairchild is pleased to have our former Director of Horticulture offer his expert grafting techniques in this hands-on workshop at the Fairchild Farm in Homestead. To the novice, grafting seems like a mysterious and difficult procedure. In truth, it is a precise, straightforward technique that can be learned like any other.

 

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Fairchild is pleased to have our former Director of Horticulture offer his expert grafting techniques in this hands-on workshop at the Fairchild Farm in Homestead. To the novice, grafting seems like a mysterious and difficult procedure. In truth, it is a precise, straightforward technique that can be learned like any other.

 

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Growing Mangos in South Florida (at Fairchild Farm)

Saturday, June 10, 2017 10:00 AM to
Saturday, June 10, 2017 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/10/2017 10:00:00 AM 6/10/2017 1:00:00 PM Growing Mangos in South Florida (at Fairchild Farm)

This course presents mango cultivation throughout South Florida. We will discuss propagating, pruning, harvesting and handling at both the commercial and home garden level. She will discuss how to grow them, how to combat insect and disease problems and review the many varieties from which to choose.

 

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This course presents mango cultivation throughout South Florida. We will discuss propagating, pruning, harvesting and handling at both the commercial and home garden level. She will discuss how to grow them, how to combat insect and disease problems and review the many varieties from which to choose.

 

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Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Monday, June 12, 2017 11:00 AM to
Monday, June 12, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/12/2017 11:00:00 AM 6/12/2017 3:00:00 PM Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker as we observe, explore, discover and create beautiful works of art that are inspired by the natural beauty of  Fairchild.  Using colored pencils, watercolors, collage, pen and ink and mixed media, students will learn while creating works of art. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker as we observe, explore, discover and create beautiful works of art that are inspired by the natural beauty of  Fairchild.  Using colored pencils, watercolors, collage, pen and ink and mixed media, students will learn while creating works of art. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

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Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Monday, June 19, 2017 11:00 AM to
Monday, June 19, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/19/2017 11:00:00 AM 6/19/2017 3:00:00 PM Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

 

 

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

 

 

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Crabs are everywhere!

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Land crabs are in full-on mating season.

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Test

Friday, June 23, 2017

 

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