The 18th annual Poinsettia
Show and Sale hosted by the Environmental Horticulture Dept. and the
Student Club is Dec. 5 and 6 in Gainesville. They are expecting over
1,500 visitors. With over 140 varieties in two large greenhouses, this
is the largest poinsettia show in the country.
The Student Club
has produced over 5,000 plants that are for sale. Hours are 8 am to 5:30
pm on Thursday and 8 am to 3 pm on Friday. Location is the greenhouse
complex behind Fifield Hall on Hull Rd. Watch for signs for the
poinsettia and greenhouse parking. Parking restrictions are lifted
inside the complex for this event.
More information on the Poinsettia Show and Sale is available at http://www.gatorpoinsettia.com