Tropical Florida Gardens - What's in Bloom at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates?

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What's in Bloom at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates?

September Garden Talk – Edison’s Rubber Research Plants

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On August 31st

● September 14, 9:00 a.m.

      Thomas Edison evaluated more than 17,000 varieties of latex producing plants and trees at his Fort Myers Laboratory.  Many of these varieties can be found on his winter estates.

      Join Historic Garden Manager Steve Hottovy for a tour of the gardens and learn the history of Edison’s botanical research and how to make them part of your garden at home.  Cost: Edison Ford Members FREE; non-members $5.

      Participants will receive a 20% discount in the Edison Ford Garden Shoppe.banyan tree

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