- The Plant Guy
“Many of his plants are of better quality and larger size than any I’ve seen, and one of the main reasons is his commitment to providing the plants with excellent water.”2011 Blog: “The Plant Guy” Pinecrest Gardens
- The Miami Herald
“Some of nature’s most handsome specimen’s – far surpassing what can be found in the wild.”
- Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden
“The garden has been transformed into a masterful botanical garden offering balanced vistas among artistic vignettes of plantings.”
“A Rare Gem – The Twenty-Year Evolution of a Tropical Botanical Garden”
- Craig Morell
“Well…. Dr. Block grows uncommon plants uncommonly well! ”
Director of Horticulture, Pinecrest Gardens, aka “Parrot Jungle”
- The Villagers
“Block has taken knowledge from his medical background and applied it to horticulture. Not only is this garden filled with rare and award-winning plants, it is also visually spectacular.”
Annual Historical Garden Tour
Come visit nature’s finest plants!
Events / News
Learn about the latest happenings around here.
Dr. Block will host a tour of Block Botanical Gardens for the historic Coconut Grove Garden Club
Miami-Dade County Florida Agricultural Extension Master Gardener Training Class at Block Botanical Gardens
Dr. Jeff Block will instruct students on the art and science of successful plant propagation.
Master gardeners arrive by bus for a tour and Saturday late afternoon light fare
Florida Horticulture Experts
Block Botanical Gardens in Miami, Florida horticulture experts is a residential garden gem that for twenty-five years has consistently emphasized the finest in advanced subtropical horticulture, and features mature examples of some of the world’s most beautiful ornamental plant species. Thriving in a century old mango and avocado grove originally chosen for it’s rich natural resources, the site been designed and sustainably nurtured by physician botanist/horticulturist and Master Gardener, Dr. Jeff Block.