Ana and Bert Bowers share lovely tropicals for those in the north to dream about!

"Our subtropical garden is in Sarasota, Florida and it is ten years old.  When we moved here, it was all weeds and sand, save the large oaks and a few other native trees on the property.  We designed the garden ourselves with a garden hose laying out the beds, and the following year had a pond put in under our specifications.  We garden largely organically, and for all the beautiful creatures we share the garden with.  It has become a haven for us as well.  I have a gardening page, where I post what’s going on in my garden several times a week.  It has become a fun hobby for me to share with people all over Florida, other states, and even some from around the world!  Thanks!  Ana Bowers"

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