Tarflower Chapter

Orange County, Florida

Orange County Residential Native Landscape Grant Opportunity

The Florida Native Plant Society‚Äôs (FNPS) mission is to promote the preservation, conservation and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida. The benefits of native wildflowers and plants are becoming better known especially in their role in supporting native crop pollinators, decreasing air and water pollution, providing wildlife habitat, and in general, creating a better environment for all Floridians.  Therefore, the Tarflower Chapter of FNPS is providing a grant opportunity to residents of Orange County to install, enhance or restore a native landscape.

Applications will be reviewed by a panel of Tarflower Officers and award given based on best outcome of the project. Multiple awards may be given of up to $500.  Awardees will receive a gift certificate for Green Isle Gardens Nursery for the purchase of plants.

Grant proposals to include: Name, address, short narrative with 'before' photo describing the project, its expected results, and a completion timeline. Also, submit a photos after installation is complete. Requires permission to use the before and after photos in the Tarpaper newsletter.

Applications may be submitted electronically or emailed to: tarflower@fnps.org by June 30, 2023. Grant awardees will be notified of acceptance or denial within 45 days of applying.