- This event has passed.
Triple Garden Tour Ramble by White Fences Equestrian Center
October 26, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Conrad-Sunrise Chapter members will be taking part in the White Fences Garden Tour Ramble, which will be a tour of 3 dressage farms in the White Fences community of Loxahatchee. Following the tour we will have a pot luck lunch and plant auction.
White Fences is an immaculate equestrian community with many rare and fascinating tropical plants. The Chapter president will be a host of one of the farms in the dressage tour. Along with the company of our fellow Conrad-Sunrise Hibiscus Chapter members, we will be joined by the Palm Beach Palm and Cycad Society, Tropical Flowering Society, and the Begonia Society of the Palm Beaches.
If you would like to join us, be sure to bring something for the pot luck lunch. This event is open to the public. Come socialize and consider joining one of the 4 plant societies that will be there!
Schedule of Events
October 26, 2019
8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Drop food and plants off at White Fences Equestrian Center (WFEC)
9:00-9:15 AM: Arrive and park for Tropical Way Farm: 3677 Duellant Rd Loxahatchee, FL 33470
9:30 AM: Tour begins at 9:30 AM sharp! (Have lots to see)
We will walk through Tropical Way Farm and the adjoining Lavell Farm
10:45 AM: Drive 1 mi to White Fences Equestrian Center: 3978 Hanover Cir, Loxahatchee, FL 33470
10:45-11:00 AM: Reconvene at WFEC
You can use restrooms, grab a bottle of water, grab a quick snack (chips, cookies, etc)
11:00 AM: Begin tour of WFEC
1:00 – 3:00 ? PM: Potluck Lunch and Plant Auction
Auction: The plant auction features many palms and cycads, but also everything from orchids and
bromeliads to flowering trees/plants and crotons. Please bring any nice plants you would like to
donate. If you like, you may drop them off at WFEC before the tours or wait until later.
For GPS directions to any of the farms: – – – > DO NOT USE LION COUNTRY SAFARI RD < – – –
Do not use Lion Country Safari Rd for any reason whatsoever, regardless of what any GPS says.
You MUST use Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd to Sycamore Dr.
Food and Plant drop-off address: WFEC 3978 Hanover Cir. Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Tropical Way Farm (1st on tour) address: 3677 Duellant Rd. Loxahatchee, FL 33470
From central/east Palm Beach County: Follow directions from the south, starting at Southern Blvd.
From the south: Take I-95 North or Turnpike North to Southern Blvd/SR 80/US 98. Go west, over
SR 7, past Royal Palm Beach Blvd. Turn North (right) onto Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd. Go past
Okeechobee Blvd. Next traffic light is Sycamore Dr. Turn West (left) onto Sycamore Dr. Go until
stop sign at the end of the road. Turn South (left) into White Fences Community. See White Fences
From the North: Take I-95 South to Northlake Blvd or the Turnpike South to the Beeline Hwy west to
Northlake Blvd. Take Northlake west until it ends at Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd. Turn South (left)
onto Seminole Pratt Whitney Rd. Go past Orange Blvd, past the city of Westlake. Turn West (right) at
traffic light onto Sycamore Dr. Go until stop sign at the end of the road. Turn South (left) into White
Fences Community. See White Fences Directions
White Fences Directions: Once inside the White Fences community gate (which will be held open),
you are on Horse Trail. Go south approx 1,000 ft to the T at Hanover Cir
• Food/Plant Drop Off: At the T, turn left onto Hanover Cir. Go approx 0.5 mi. At Y in road
(Royal Poinciana Tree in middle), stay right to continue on Hanover Cir. Park on the left /
south side of the road in grass easement. Enter fence through arbor opening.
• Tropical Way Farm (1st Garden): At the T, turn right onto Hanover Cir. Go approx 0.25 mi to
Duellant Rd. Turn left / south onto Duellant Rd. Park all vehicles on the right / west side of
the road in the grass. You may also park around perimeter of cul-de-sac. Saturday is garbage
day. The trucks must be able to go down the road and turn around at the end.