Plant Identification: Weeds & Florida Native Plants
Curious about what plants have been growing in your garden? In this webinar, you’ll join horticulturist Caroline Chomanics for “Weeds” & Florida Native Plants. Chomanics is the Program Director at Fleet Farming, a non-profit program of IDEAS For Us. She’ll teach Florida growers about Florida plant identification, including common “weeds” or pioneer species, Florida native plant identification, and invasive plants. Learn more about Fleet Farming at www.FleetFarming.org.
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About Your Program Presenter
Caroline Chomanics is a passionate horticulturalist in the Central Florida community having earned her degree in Landscape and Horticulture Technology from Valencia College and her bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies and Sustainable Urbanism from Rollins College. She developed her horticultural skills while living for four years at Nehrling Gardens, a historic botanical garden in Gotha, Florida. Since 2015, Caroline has served as program manager to Fleet Farming, an urban agriculture program that transforms lawns into farms. She also acts as chief administrative officer to IDEAS For Us, which develops, funds, and scales environmental action projects in the focus areas of energy, water, food, waste and ecology. When she is not farming, she is honored to be the gardening teacher at Inspiring Minds Day School, teaching children about the wonders of the natural world.