ORLANDO, Fla. — Turning the Orange County Convention Center into a naturesque wonderland of towering trees and nearly every kind of landscape plant, product and equipment, The Landscape Show will take place September 19-21.
Produced by the Florida, Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association, The Landscape Show is where 7,000 attendees come to network, attend workshops, and see the newest plant material. The massive show floor features over 200,000 square feet – nearly five acres – of trees, shrubs, flowering plants and more from 400 exhibiting companies in 850 booth spaces.
The three-day industry event also features many more highlights including:
FNGLA’s Landscape Certification Showcase – FNGLA’s Landscape Certification Exam Showcase is open during show hours each day and is located on the trade show floor. This special area features demonstrations of the following exam stations: Plant ID, Irrigation, Plan Layout and Grading and Drainage. Certification mentors and exam judges are available to provide details about the exams and share the benefits of becoming and hiring FNGLA certified professionals.
The Knowledge College Sessions and Workshops – The Knowledge College brings 20+ thought-provoking, relevant and hands-on workshops to keep participants in-step with industry competition. Attendees build a program tailor-made to meet their unique business needs.
A General Session from the Knowledge College: “Can I Have 5 Minutes of Your Time?” – Nationally best-selling author and Xerox’s #1 salesperson Hal Becker goes back to the basics to explore the art of getting more sales and retaining customers.
The Landscape Show Cool Products Awards Presentation – Come sit in and see which plants and products industry buyers select as the coolest products at the show. This is a great way to gain an edge on your competitors with insights into early and emerging trends!
FNGLA’s Landscape Awards Presentation – We bring the 2019 FNGLA Landscape Award winners into the spotlight by presenting the awards on the show’s main stage. This event is open to all show attendees. The 2019 winning projects are showcased and the winning companies recognized for their outstanding talent!
More Featured Events at the Show
- Opening Day Reception
- FNGLA Info-Byte Sessions
- TLS Cool Products Awards Presentation
- Tapped In – A Networking Event for Young Professionals
- New Plants & Products/Exhibitor Showcase
- FNGLA Career Fair
FNGLA is the nation’s largest state nursery and landscape association, representing Florida’s environmental horticulture industry which generates $21 billion total output sales and directly employs 232,000 people (2015).