About TPIE


TPIE 2018's
Show Sponsors

TPIE Happy Hour,
Lanyard Sponsor & Signature Sponsor

Opening Session

TPIE Create Theater
presented by AIFD

TPIE Photo Booth

Exhibitors' Showcase

Trade Show Bags

Rest Stations

General Sponsor


Join us for 2018's TPIE, January 17 – 19 at the

Broward County Convention Center!

Tropical Plant International Expo | TPIE Produced by FNGLA
Video Produced by Mark LeGrand on Vimeo.

The Tropical Plant International Expo (TPIE) is THE trade event showcasing the latest trends in foliage, floral and tropicals in warm and inviting South Florida. TPIE's trade show is more than an exhibit area - it's nearly 5 acres -- or 17,000+ square meters -- of living and vibrant plants creating a virtual indoor garden of showstopping displays.

Your TPIE trade show badge is good for admission for all three days of the show, PLUS you have access to these exceptional business-building opportunities:

  • TPIE Opening Session
  • Elevating Expectations Session – Breathing Room
  • TPIE’s Happy Hour
  • TPIE Create Theater Design Workshops
  • Access to TPIE’s Interior Design Showrooms
  • Trending Interiorscape Themes & Projects Presentation
  • TPIE Cool Products Presentation
  • TPIE Exhibitor’s Showcase featuring New Plants and Products
  • FNGLA’s Landscape Certification Exam Showcase
  • A network of 6000+ industry professionals and thought leaders

TPIE is the smart way to start your 2018 business year. With nearly 400 exhibiting companies in just over 800 booth spaces, TPIE offers wholesale buyers the widest array of resources for foliage and tropical plants in the country. Connect with vendors in person and touch and feel their plants and products.

>> Access TPIE's 2017 Image Gallery

The #1 reason buyers say they attend TPIE is to find unique and different products. Their advice to new attendees? – "Take the time to visit every booth."

Admission & Parking

  • Tickets are $30 each (Preregistration price is $20) and the price includes admission for all 3 days.
  • Educational programs require additional fees.
  • Parking is available and is connected to the Convention Center via enclosed skywalks, and a per hour rate is enforced. Max. daily rate is $15 (oversized vehicles, $19). Access more details on parking and on wheelchair accessibility.

>> Access the 2018 TPIE Brochure (PDF)