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Sandy Shapiro

Executive Director

Sandy's toes have hugged Miami Beach sand for more than three decades. Following her global epicurean escapades, Sandy never minds returning home to our Beach. She is an avid balcony gardener, past president of the Miami Beach Garden Club.  Sandy is past chair of the Garden’s events committee, producing Taste of the Garden, Great Table on the Great Lawn, and Ghosts in the Garden. She joined the Garden as executive director in July 2015.

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We are an intimate 3 acre Garden with a very big mission! We call ourselves an urban oasis in the middle of the glitz and neon of South Beach, a place where locals and visitors can come and enjoy the numerous cultural and artistic programs for all ages offered year round. 

We are Miami Beach's back yard..

What's in Bloom

Spanish Shawl
Scientific Name: Heterocentron elegans
Common Name: Spanish Shawl