Native plants topic of Sierra Club speakerPosted on February 11, 2018 by Gloria Mazure in Active Lifestyles, Baby Boomers, Blog, Boomer and Senior Resources, BSR, Community Resources, Eldercare Resources, Entertainment, Environment, Events for Women, Library events, Local Events, Nature, Outdoor Fun, Volunteering
Landscaping with Native Plants is the topic at the The Sierra Club of Jacksonville meeting on Monday, Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m., at Lakewood Presbyterian Church, rear of the education building, 2001 University Blvd. W., just east of San Jose Blvd., west of I-95 and US-1, Jacksonville.
Speaker will be Alfred Romeu, who, with Leslie Romeu, bought Native and Uncommon Plants Nursery in June of 2015 and have devoted themselves to spreading the knowledge about native Florida plants since then.
Alfred has nearly 10 years experience with sustainable landscaping and is committed to showing that beauty and environmentally friendly landscaping can go hand in hand using the beautiful native plants that Florida has to offer.
His presentation will include site and plant selection and favorite Florida natives.
Social time is from 6:30 to 7 p.m. with the program starting at 7 p.m. All are welcome to attend the free meeting and program.
In Jacksonville, meetings are held on the second Monday of each month, 7 p.m. (6:30 for social time).
In Ponte Vedra Beach, meetings are held on the first Monday of each month, 6 p.m. at the St. Johns County PVB Branch Library, 101 Library Blvd., just off A1A south of Solana Road. Library priorities and holidays may change the schedule.