Let's shift the

FLORIDA LANDSCAPE PARADIGM


TOGETHER WE CAN CREATE A BETTER FUTURE


and demonstrate how research, policy, culture and industry can collaborate to position landscapes as a vital solution to the sustainability of Florida’s natural resources.


 
Let's shift the

FLORIDA LANDSCAPE PARADIGM


TOGETHER WE CAN CREATE A BETTER FUTURE


and demonstrate how research, policy, culture and industry can collaborate to position landscapes as a vital solution to the sustainability of florida’s natural resources.


 
 
 
 
 

The purpose of OUTSIDE is to increase the adoption of sustainable landscapes in Florida.

 
 
 
 

2021 OUTSIDE COLLAB GOALS

 
 
1. Promote A Statewide Collaboration Around Sustainable Landscape Practices

2. Increase Nursery Supply and Market Demand of Florida Native And Florida Resilient Plants

3. Grow Industry Competencies In Sustainable Landscape Maintenance

4. Support Local Governments To Evaluate Landscape Codes For Effectiveness

5. Collaborate With State Agencies To Encourage Green Infrastructure Projects

6. Quantify Economic Impacts And Ecosystem Services

7. Partner With Development Community To Implement Sustainable Landscapes Holistically

8. Partner With Existing Developments (HOA’s) To Retrofit Sustainable Landscapes Holistically

9. Develop A Holistic Sustainable Approach To The Landscape Transect From Design To Implementation To Maintenance.

10. Educate Communities To Expand Perceptions Of What Landscapes Can Provide
 
 
 
 

FLORIDA NATIVE + RESILIENT PLANTS SURVEY

The purpose of the OUTSIDE Collaborative is to increase the adoption of sustainable landscape practices in Florida.

This survey is one way we can work together towards this purpose. Your participation is greatly appreciated as broad-based collaboration and diversity of perspectives are essential to the process.

 
 
 
 

Sharing perspectives.

Building connections.

Taking action.

 

EVENTS

WEBINARS

 
Reducing the Footprint of Irrigated Landscapes in Florida’s Residential Developments
Reducing the Footprint of Irrigated Landscapes in Florida’s Residential Developments

April 21, 2021 | 12:00PM - 1:30PM | Virtual

TOURS

 
Botanical Life, Natural Lands Management, + Sustainability at University of North Florida Tour
Botanical Life, Natural Lands Management, + Sustainability at University of North Florida Tour

May 7, 2021 | 9:00AM - 1:00PM | Jacksonville, FL

Residential Native Plant Landscapes Inside a Managed Community Tour
Residential Native Plant Landscapes Inside a Managed Community Tour

May 21, 2021 | 8:00AM - 12:00PM | Villages, FL

 
NOTABLE PROJECT

SUBMISSIONS

We are seeking notable projects which focus on sustainable landscapes, development, place-building, and/or environmental conservation.

Please submit your notable project via our online form here.

SPONSORS

 
City of Clermont
Enviro-Pro Tree Farm
 
 
1000 Friends of Florida
Life Soils
UF IFAS Extension
 
 
EcoGenesis
Dix.Hite + Partners
City of Groveland
Sustainable Floridians
 
 
Hunter
PlantAnt
Pro Landscaper
 
 

CONNECT

Join the conversation in our LinkedIn Group.

If you have any questions, please contact brianna.palfi@cherrylake.com.