Share the Gift: A Letter of Thanks!

Randall RupertShare the Gift

Dear Bok Tower Gardens, On behalf of the Alzheimer’s Association-Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, I extend my sincere appreciation for the partnership with Bok Tower Gardens and my Chapter. The 2012 Caregivers Day Out was a … Read More

How to Make a Fairy Garden

Randall RupertBlog Tower Garden

Did you know that with some imagination and creativity you can lure fairies into your own backyard? It sounds too good to be true, but with a little help, you too can create your own … Read More

Florida Gardening Inspiration

Randall RupertBlog Tower Garden, Horticulture

Follow Bok Tower Gardens on Pinterest to see the latest in Florida gardening inspiration from hanging Tillandsia displays to fairy gardens. Share some of your favorite places for inspiration in the comments below!

Fairchild Challenge: And the winners are…

Randall RupertEducation

For the last two years, Bok Tower Gardens education staff has been hosting The Fairchild Challenge, an environmental education outreach program and competition designed by Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens in Miami. Middle schools throughout Polk … Read More

Saluting Our Troops!

Randall RupertBlog Tower Garden, Upcoming Events

We’re honoring members of America’s military with a special day of carillon concerts. The 205-foot tall Singing Tower carillon will play a recording made by Milford Myhre, the Gardens’ second carillonneur, with patriotic selections including: … Read More