ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
You will be encouraged with the simplicity of growing pineapple. You will hear about different growing methods, propagating, and how to get many years of produce from one plant. Wanda will answer your pineapple growing questions and everyone will go home with a pineapple plant to patiently watch grow.
ABOUT OUR GUEST GARDENER
Wanda has over 100 pineapple plants in her garden. Two and a half years ago, Wanda carried her phone into the backyard and videoed herself talking about growing pineapples, published it on YouTube, and has been answering questions about growing pineapples ever since. She believes playing in the dirt is therapeutic and everyone could and should grow something.
Wanda is a multi-generational resident of Hillsborough county. She is wife to Steve (affectionately nicknamed pineapple man) and has 4 adult children. She is a private music teacher, church musician, and member of the south shore community chorus. Try and fail and try again backyard gardener & aspiring farm girl, she has 10 hens, a spoiled hound dog, and two cats. A devout lover of all birds (except hawks when they kill a hen).
Youtube channel: Happy Pineapple Farming under Wanda Carlton