Monday, May 15, 2017

Apalachicola Research Reserve Hosts Free Wildflowers Talk

~ Florida Panhandle’s flowering plants aren’t just beautiful, they offer habitat and food for many species ~
Mock orange at house (1)RedbudDay flower
From left to right: mock orange, redbud, and day flower each in full bloom.

WHAT:           Free talk, Wildflowers of the Florida Panhandle

WHEN:           Wednesday, May 17, 2017
2 – 3 p.m. Eastern

WHERE:         Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center
108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint, FL 32328

HOW:              Registration is not required, but seating is limited. For more information, call 850-670-7702 or email

APALACHICOLA - The Florida Panhandle hosts a stunning assortment of flowering plants for nature enthusiasts to enjoy. Erik Lovestrand, director of Franklin County’s UF/IFAS Extension office, will talk about some common springtime flowering trees and wildflowers and then guide a short walk on the nature trail at the Reserve Center to give everyone a chance to see what is blooming now. Come learn about Florida’s flowering flora at ANERR on May 17 at 2PM