Media Release

Florida Friendly Landscapes Class & Tour

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 1:00 AM

3:50 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Extension Office encourages residents to attend a class about creating a Florida Friendly Landscape on Saturday November 8, 2008, from 9 a.m. to noon at the UF/IFAS office, 2800 NE 39th Ave Gainesville.   The class instructor is Wendy Wilber, Environmental Horticulture Agent.

After class take a tour of four landscaped gardens that demonstrate environmentally friendly techniques. Your tour guides will be Alachua County Master Gardener Volunteers.

There is no cost for the class or the tour and carpooling is encouraged.  Please call 352-337-6209 (voicemail) to register.

For more information on this and other classes call 352-955-2402.




  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).