Guide to Planting Native Plants

Learn to garden and compost in Florida. We offer classes and events in person and virtually.

In this guide by Living Roots Eco Design you will learn:

  • The reasons landscape plants fail
  • Things to consider; Right plant, right place
  • How to choose healthy trunks
  • How to choose plants with healthy leaves
  • Selecting the site location for your plants
  • Tips to planting shrubs and trees
  • How to establish new plants
  • 6 common mistakes to avoid

Learn to Garden and compost in Florida

Interested in Classes?

Private sessions are available by appointment for kids or adults.

Our gardening classes at The Hive St. Pete are held outdoors in our Garden Shop. Classes are limited to 6 people. Due to space constraints, please purchase 1 ticket per participant.

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