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Plante-Palooza Garden Festival: Hollis Garden February 25th – City News Blog

LAKELAND, FL (January 26, 2023) – The Town of Lakeland will host the Plantae-Palooza Yard Competition at Hollis Backyard garden on Saturday, February 25th from 9 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  The occasion is Absolutely free and there will be quite a few vendors providing Orchids, Bromeliads, Tillandsias, Aroids, Desert Roses, Plumerias, Tropical Vegetation, Annual & Perennial Bouquets, Residence Crops, String of Crops, Caladiums, Amaryllis, Camellias, Ferns, Roses, Grasses, Exotic Fruit Trees, Indigenous Vegetation, Succulents, Caudiciforms, Carnivorous Crops, Butterfly Attractants, Bamboo, Spices, Herbs, Uncommon Flowering Trees, Palms, Cycads and considerably much more!

Kevin Polk, Grounds Maintenance Supervisor that oversees Hollis Backyard garden reported, “The Plantae-Palooza Yard Pageant, formerly regarded as Plantopia is an event that the plant community definitely savored previous calendar year, and we experienced to provide it back as an yearly function. We are very enthusiastic that the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Section will all over again engage in host to this occasion at gorgeous Hollis Backyard.  There will be all around 20 vendors at the celebration providing a large range of vegetation, so there will be something of desire for all of individuals that show up at.  We will also have some of our area plant societies and backyard garden clubs on hand to share their expertise and experience.”

Showcased Suppliers involve R.F. Orchids, Tropiflora, Sow Unique, 3 Season’s Growers, Paradise Discovered, My Outrageous Plant Existence, Critter Companions by Kenny Coogan, Mad Plants, George 4 Crops, Calusa Palms Nursery, Southern Blooms Florida Plant Nursery, Third Perception Style & Nursery, Rose Petals Nursery, Amaryllis & Caladium Bulb Co., Received Desserts, The Lakeland Back garden Club, Lakeland Camellia Modern society, The Nectary, and Central Florida Palm & Cycad Modern society. A part of the proceeds from the party will advantage the Hollis Garden Perpetual Treatment Fund.

Hollis Yard is a botanical screen back garden located at 614 East Orange Road in downtown Lakeland. It is set in a neo-classical architectural ecosystem complete with patterned flower beds, general public artwork, and ornamental fountains. Hollis Back garden is a formal backyard garden, on a 1.2-acre web page situated inside of historic Lake Mirror Park. Right here you will locate more than 10,000 bouquets, decorative shrubs, and native trees. For much more facts and hrs of operation, be sure to take a look at www.lakelandgov.internet/hollisgarden.


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Kevin Prepare dinner
Director of Communications
Metropolis of Lakeland
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About Lakeland

The Town of Lakeland was included in January 1885 and has developed to grow to be a person of the largest inland communities in Florida.  With a recent populace of more than 100,000 Lakeland continues to increase. It has been specified a Conventional Metropolitan Statistical Spot by the US Census Bureau for over 30 several years.  With vacationer points of interest and gulf seashores only an hour away, Lakeland carries on to capitalize on its ideal central Florida spot together the I-4 corridor.  The City owns and operates Lakeland Electrical, the third biggest publicly owned utility in Florida and it was a person of the initial to offer electricity in the Sunshine Condition around 115 many years in the past. 

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