Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
3109 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Founded in 1927
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Fort Lauderdale Garden Club's New Logo. Thank you Michele DiMaria
for your time and energy on updating our logo.


"Birding Bliss"
an NGC Small Standard Flower Show

Click here for photos from the 2023 Show.

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All proceeds benefit Fort Lauderdale Garden Club Children's Programs. 

Click for an Introduction to
The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club

Garden Tours
of Glenn F. Bates Garden Center
in Hugh Taylor Birch State Park.

Second Wednesday & third Sunday of the month at 10:30.
Meet in the red brick area in front of the clubhouse, see photo below:

Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Glenn F. Bates Headquarters

Rain Tree being relocated, as seen on August 23, 2022

Historic Rain Tree

Historic Rain Tree in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (as seen on 9/20/21)
A “Florida Champion" Rain Tree also known as Samanea saman.

Sun Sentinel article by Susannah Bryan, 'Rain Tree Relocation'

If you would like to be added to our Secret Garden Tour
mailing list for future tours or want information on becoming a member,
email us at

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If you would like to donation to support our club’s mission,
donations of any size will be gratefully received.

The Fort Lauderdae Garden Club, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Photos from the 2022 "RIVER OF GRASS"
Standard Flower Show


Chrildren's statue in front of the Glenn F. Bates Garden Center.

Childrens statue at the entrance to Glenn F. Bates Garden Center

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.
is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. 

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(enter Florida and Broward County.



The wave wall and blowing palm trees along A1A in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida.

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Enter Hugh Taylor Birch State Park on Sunrise Boulevard.
Let the Park Ranger know you're going to the Garden Club meeting.

Glen Bates Club House

Drive toward the right when you come to the sign, go right toward "Garden Center"
we are located at the back of the parking lot.

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Hugh Taylor Birch State Park entrance on A1A in Fort Lauderdale

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club is located in
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park on the beach at A1A.

Mission Statement and How to Join the Club, click here

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The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc. is an organization committed to:

Stimulating the love of gardening in our members and in our community:

Encouraging the study of plant life and the cultivation and growing of flowers,
trees and shrubs.

These are just a few of our mission statements, come to a meeting
and be a part of a group that enjoys learning and growing together.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club (FLGC)
are members of the following organizations:

DSR (Deep South Region)

NGC (National Garden Clubs)

FFGC (Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. District XI

The Goals of Our Organization Are Our Ongoing Projects Include

Education Charity & Public Welfare

To encourage the cultivation, growth and
development of flowers plants, shrubs,
treesand the study of plant life

To stimulate the knowledge and
love of gardening.

To assust in preserving our environment
& the beautification and safety
of Florida Highways.

Youth Gardending / Wekiva Youth Camp

An Adult and a Youth Flower Show
Horticulture Education & Floral Design

We are instrumental in the placing of the
Blue Star Memorial on our Highways.

We maintain a Speaker Bureau & encourage Bird Habitats.

A lovely Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden surround
our headquarters in Birch State Park.

Yellow ButterflySensory Garden at the Lighthouse
The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club
has maintained the Sensory Garden
at the lighthouse since the garden
was first created.

Most months of the year one of the club's
Circles or MAL groups, visit the garden
and provide services such as weeding,
fertilization, re-planting etc.

We support the partnership between
National Garden Clubs and Habitat for Humanity by
donating monetarily and physically
by joining with volunteers from other organizations in landscaping
Habitat homes in Broward County.

In the year 2006, the Club was recognized for their ongoing work
and was awarded the Emerald Award Broward County's highest environmental award.


Make a Difference in the Environment click here
12 things you can do in your yard
that will reduce your footprint on the planet

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