GREAT AMERICAN TEACH-IN: McFarlane Elementary
In keeping with the Great American Teach-In, Anita Camacho, was a guest speaker at McFarlane Elementary’s Garden Club. To finish off a busy day at school, children enjoyed time in the garden after learning about butterflies, types of plants that they are attracted to and how their habitats are beneficial for the environment. Native flowering plants were donated for the kids to plant in the garden. The children had a great time and learned a lot!
Join the Sustainable Living show Monday, August 9 at 11am on Facebook as Anita Camacho talks about butterflies! Listen on 88.5FM Tampa or on www.WMNF.org
Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez of 83 Degrees interviews Anita Camacho on how to turn your landscape into a pollinator’s paradise.
Anita Camacho may have chosen to become a professional bean counter, but she always had a love for nature and gardening, for roses and butterflies.
Anita Camacho has spent almost 30 years as an accountant, but her dream is to open a butterfly conservatory in South Tampa behind her nursery.
If you want to mark Earth Day by doing some planting, Anita Camacho, CEO of Little Red Wagon Native Nursery in Tampa, shares how to create a butterfly garden.
In her on-going “Gayle On The Go” series, Gayle Guyardo features Hillsborough County’s only native plant nursery on BLOOM and discovers why the butterflies that live there are so important to our environment.
Anita was invited to be the guest speaker at Café con Tampa on March 19, 2021 where she shared her passion for butterflies and Florida native plants.
Fox 13 Good Day Tampa Bay’s Charley Belcher broadcasts live from Little Red Wagon Native Nursery on March 11, 2021 to preview World Butterfly Day with Anita Camacho.
Anita Camacho’s passion for pollinators and spreading environmental awareness locally began about 25 years ago.
Anita Camacho, founder of the Butterfly Conservatory of Tampa Bay, joined 10 Tampa Bay Great Day Live on March 11, 2021, to promote awareness of World Butterfly Day.
Anita Camacho assisted volunteers on February 22, 2021 to plant 300 native plants for a butterfly garden in downtown Tampa. The plants for the project came from the Little Red Wagon Native Nursey in South Tampa, owned by Anita Camacho, who is the founder of the Butterfly Conservatory of South Tampa and the Tampa Bay Butterfly Foundation.
The GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Womens’ Club visits Little Red Wagon Native Nursery.
Anita Camacho is passionate about Florida and Tampa Bay, keeping native plant and wildlife going. She was thrilled to be a part of the NFL Green Week by putting in a pollinator garden just a couple miles from the stadium at Wellswood Park.
Anita Camacho joined Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful volunteers to kick of NFL Green Week in Tampa Bay. As part of this NFL initiative, Anita helped plant a pollinator garden at Reed Park and at Wellswood Park.
Anita Camacho announces plans for the Butterfly Conservatory of Tampa Bay. After years of traveling the world studying butterflies Anita has decided to open up her own butterfly conservatory in South Tampa.
Fox 13 News learns from Anita Camacho how the population of Monarch butterflies is in a steep decline, according to a study recently released by the University of Florida.