Mission Statement

The Sarasota Fern and Tropical Plant Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to learning and exchanging information relating to the propagation, growth, culture, and identification of all kinds of tropical plants, but with emphasized interest in ferns and fern allies.


There are no special requirements to become a member. If you have an interest in Tropical Plants you are encouraged to join us. Plants ownership and/or prior growing experience is not required. To join, simply attend one of our meetings and introduce yourself.

Annual Dues

Membership dues are collected on a calendar year basis:

  • One person: $12.00.
  • Two or more persons, sharing the same address: $15.00.
  • Students: Free.



© 2007-2019. The Sarasota Fern and Tropical Plant Society.