Jason Sharp

Florida naturalist

About me

Member of Florida Native Plant Society. Studied Botany at FAU and at USF. Frequent hiker/photographer of Central Florida natural communities.

My info

Full name
Jason Sharp
Username
Guerilla Farmer
I am
an enthusiast
Curator level
Full Curator

Activity

2784 objects curated
453 taxa curated
110 images set as exemplar
252 articles selected for Overview
223 preferred classifications selected

447 common names added
11 common names removed
435 common names curated

104 taxa commented
185 comments submitted
3 articles added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications

Credentials
Member of Florida Native Plant Society. Ran a native plant nursery for three years for Hillsborough county. Have studied botany at F.A.U. with Dr. Austin and U.S.F. with Dr. Essig. I work for the Florida Department of Agriculture as a nursery inspector. I have also worked for the USDA doing citrus grove inspections.
Curation scope
Florida naitve plants and Florida exotic invasive plants. Some knowledge of Florida insects of agricultural significance.