The Bromeliad Society of Central Florida (BSCF) has a number of activities: monthly meetings with speakers, field trips to members' gardens, plant sales, judged plant shows, and more!

The BSCF is a member of the Florida Council of Bromeliad Societies. Check out their website (which includes Bromeliad photo databases and lots of other information) and Facebook page (which includes information on Bromeliad events throughout Florida).

Special News for
Bromeliad Enthusiasts:

The World Bromeliad Conference (WBC 2022) will be in Sarasota, Florida, on

June 8-11, 2022. For more information, just go to and click on the WBC menu. To register for WBC 2022, you must become a BSI member if you are not already one.

If you are not already a member of the BSI, there is now a new rate of only $15 for a First-Time Member Electronic Only membership (or $35 if you prefer to receive the printed BSI Journal which is mailed locally from Lake Mary, FL). Click here to register for WBC 2022 online (and become a BSI member, if you aren't one already) or download a mail-in form for a previous or existing BSI Member or a new First-Time Member

Meeting Schedule

Speaker presentations: 7 to 8 PM

Speaker plant sales start at 6:30 PM


1/19/22:  Calandra Thurrott

     Travels to Australia:

     World Bromeliad Conference 2008

2/16/22:  Nick Bethmann

     Hybridizing Bromeliads

3/16/22:  Tom & Carol Wolfe

     Bromeliads in Paradise

4/20/22:  Marty Folk

     Growing Bromeliads: Secrets Revealed

     from 3 Decades of Trial and Error

5/18/22:  Dave Johnston

     Bigeneric Bromeliads


  47th Annual Bromeliad

Exhibition & Sale


May 6-8, 2022

Mother's Day Weekend

Fashion Square Mall

3201 E. Colonial Drive

Orlando, FL  32803

Friday, May 6th:

11 AM to 8 PM

Saturday, May 7th:

11 AM to 8 PM

Sunday, May 8th:

Noon to 6 PM



Botanical Garden


Plant Sale & Fall Fest

November 5th, 2021:

2 PM to 6 PM, Friday

November 6th, 2021:

8 AM to 4 PM, Saturday

Mead Botanical Garden

1300 S. Denning Drive

Winter Park, FL 32789

The Bromeliad Society of Central Florida has participated in the GROWvember event for many years.