Annual Waterlily Celebration
at McKee Botanical Garden
JUNE 15, 2019
15th Annual Waterlily Celebration at McKee Botanical Garden
8:30AM - 2PM. "Enjoy the centerpiece of McKee’s horticulture collection during the 15th Annual Waterlily Celebration. The ponds and waterways throughout the Garden are adorned with over 80 varieties and over 300 potted and 100 free-range plants including night and day-blooming varieties. This event also features hands-on repotting demonstrations, plant sales (bromeliads, orchids, succulents, aquatic plants and driftwood tables and accents). Guest will also have an opportunity to enjoy plein air artists creating original works of art, speaking with our plant experts throughout the day, and viewing the photos from the annual waterlily photo contest on display in the Hall of Giants.
General admission rates apply. $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $10 Children ages 3-12. McKee members and children under 3 free." For more information, call 772-794-0601. Browse SupportStLucieCounty.com for more events! 350 S US Highway 1, Vero Beach
JUNE 16, 2018
14th Annual Waterlily Celebration at McKee Botanical Garden
8:30AM - 2PM. "Come enjoy the tranquility and beauty of the Garden during this special time of year. Waterlilies have been McKee’s most striking plant collection from its onset in the 1930s. McKee’s current collection consists of over 80 species of waterlilies and over 300 potted and 100 free-range plants. These majestic plants bring color in flowers and leaves, and fragrance and texture to the ponds and waterways.
This festival is attended by hundreds of photographers, horticulturalists, and artists from Florida and beyond. Our Annual Waterlily Celebration provides us with an opportunity to educate our members and guests about the various species, variety of colors, growing periods and blooming frequencies. Our plant experts will be available throughout the day to answer any questions. Guests can attend hands-on repotting demonstrations, browse a variety of plants available for sale, as well as vintage home and garden accents. In addition, the Garden will have several plein air artists creating original works throughout the Garden.
Summer admission rates apply. Adults $10, Seniors $9, Children (ages 3-12) $5, McKee members and children under 3 are free. For more information, call 772-794-0601." Browse SupportStLucieCounty.com for more events! 350 S US Highway 1, Vero Beach