Perennial vegetables are edible plants that produce year after year. This program will introduce participants to the wide range of perennial vegetables that can be grown in Southwest Florida. Topics will include propagation, care, and uses of a variety of different species that can be easily grown in your own backyard!
- Friday, October 13
- 2 – 3pm, FGCU Kapnick Center Buehler Auditorium at Naples Botanical Garden
- $15 Members / $20 Non-Members
Lewis Barrett, originally from the UK, has lived in Naples since 2005. He studied biology at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU), and graduated in May of 2016. During his time at FGCU, he was a Student Naturalist, leading tours through local environments for fellow students, and a Service-Learning Coordinator at the Food Forest, a half-acre permaculture garden on the FGCU campus. Lewis is the Native Plant Specialist at Naples Botanical Garden.
Registration for Lifelong Learning programs can be completed in these ways:
- Register in person at the Chabraja Visitors Center
- For questions or to register by phone call 239.643.7275 during business hours
- Register by email LLL@naplesgarden.org during non-business hours by leaving contact information and the program(s) of interest and someone will return your call within 2 business days
Registration is complete when payment is received. Certain programs fill up quickly and we accept registration on a first come, first served basis. Register early to ensure your program is not cancelled due to low enrollment. If a cancellation is required a refund will be issued.
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.