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  Coral Gables

  Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

  10901 Old Cutler Road

  Coral Gables  FL   33156    

  Phone  305 667-1651

  Web Site http://www.ftg.org/

  Description  tropical & sub-tropical plants on 83 acres, since 1938

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  6/11/2006


Florida
Fort Myers
Edison & Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Boulevard
Fort Myers FL 33901

Phone 239 334-7419
Web Site http://www.edison-ford-estate.com/index.asp
Description adjacent wintering spots for auto magnate Henry Ford and inventor Thomas Edison, with homes, lab, botanical garden, and museum
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
New or Updated: 05/01/2003

Fort Pierce
Heathcote Botanical Gardens
210 Savannah Road
Fort Pierce FL 34982
Phone
772 464-4672
Web Site
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Alt Web http://www.stluciechamber.org/tourism.html
Description
Type of Resource
Nature
Primary Focus
Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility
Botanical
New or Updated:
05/07/2003

Florida

  Gainesville

  Kanapaha Botanical Gardens

  4700 SW 58th Drive

  Gainesville  FL   32608    

  Phone  352 372-4981

  Web Site http://www.kanapaha.org/index.htm

  E-mail  mailto:kanapaha@gru.net

  Alt Web http://alachuaalive.org/janfeb_03/kanapaha.htm

  Description  62 acres containing 19 gardens -- Hummingbird, Butterfly, Bog,

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  New or Updated:  7/3/2007


Gulf Breeze
Florida
Zoo & Botanical Gardens
5701 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze FL 32561
Phone 850 932-2229
Web Site www.the-zoo.com
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

Homestead
Miami-Dade County Fruit & Spice Park
24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead FL 33031
Phone
305 247-5727
Web Site
http://www.co.miami-dade.fl.us/parks/Parks/fruit_spice.htm
E-mail mailto:fsp@miamidade.gov
Description 500 varieties of fruit, nut, spice and herb trees and shrubs, 1912 coral rock building, arts events
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
Owner/Operator: Miami-Dade Parks
New or Updated: 05/16/2003

Miami
Florida
Fairchild Tropical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Miami FL 33156
Phone
305 667-1651
Web Site
http://www.ftg.org/
Description
tropical & sub-tropical plants on 83 acres, since 1938
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Research/Reading Library

Naples
Collier County Museum
3301 Tamiami Trail E
Naples FL 34112
Phone
239 774-8476
Web Site http://www.colliermuseum.com/museums/index.htm
Description prehistoric animals, Calusa & Seminoles, pioneers, 5 acre garden, cottages, swamp buggies, logging locomotive
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 06/18/2003

Sarasota
Florida
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
811 South Palm Avenue
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 366-5730
Web Site http://www.selby.org/
E-mail mailto:contactus@selby.org
Description Tropical Display house, bromeliad, waterfall, hibiscus, palm, Bay Walk, Tropical Food, Cycad, bamboo, banyan, cacti, research library, herbarium
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Research/Reading Library

Vero Beach
McKee Botanical Garden
 
350 US Highway 1
 
Vero Beach  FL  32962   
 
Phone  772 794-0601
 
Web Site  http://www.mckeegarden.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@mckeegarden.org
 
Description  18 acres of restored gardens featuring water lilies
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

 

 

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