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Funkthulhu

Greetings Palmers!

I'm helping my significant other move back to the baked frozen tundra, and so I will be in Florida next week.

I'll have some free time here and there (I think). Is there anything going on in the Ft. Lauderdale area on or around the weekend of the 21-22nd?

Obviously I'll be filling my pockets with every seed, nut and pod I can get my hands on. Are there any palm-centric things I should make sure to see before I drive back to corn country?

Cheers!

-Erik

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DoomsDave

Fairchild!

Palm Beach! (Try to hook up with PT member Bubba . . . )

Waykoolplantz' garden, Jeff Searle's place.

Get yourself a nice, sturdy portable swooning sofa . . . .

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Dave-Vero

I tend to view Ft Lauderdale as a long patch of traffic separating Palm Beach County from Miami-Dade County. At Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Miami (Coral Gables), it's mango festival this weekend, so next weekend is relatively quiet.

I haven't been to Gene Joyner's home and garden, Unbelievable Acres for several years. When I did visit, with the Palm Beach Palm and Cycad Society, it was impressive. It's on Google Maps, which provides this information:

Unbelievable Acres Botanic Gardenmore info

470 63rd Trl N

West Palm Beach, FL 33413

(561) 242-1686

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Jerry@TreeZoo

PM me if you want the nickel tour of the Deerfield Beach Arboretum.

Look up Ann Norton Sculpture Garden in Palm Beach.

Mounts Botanical Garden in West Palm.

Flamingo Gardens.

Not really a Palm thing, but take the Water Taxi for daytime bar hopping.

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Funkthulhu

Thanks for the replies, guys. I'll run this by the significant other and see if we'll have a free day in her schedule... :D

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BS Man about Palms

Happy Birthday Funk.... :)

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Funkthulhu

Well, unfortunately for me and the palms, the GF had pretty much everything planned out from day one. Never had a day to go see cools stuff. I did get a chance to walk around the neighborhood at least and found a half dozen species producing fruit.

These are they, after a good scrub and with dead or rotten thrown out. Now they're in to soak for the night. (No floaters!)

cleanseeds.jpg

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