Contact the Agents: 850-482-9620 Doug Mayo: livestock, pastures, fish ponds; Ethan Carter: row crops, pest management, CEU & pesticide license training; Open Position: vegetables, fruits, & specialty crops Stephanie Herzog – family and consumer science Caroline Chappell –… Read More
In this video Stephen Brown will talk about some aspects of this amazing Florida Native vine. The Climbing Aster is a plant common to freshwater marshes and the banks of rivers and streams
In the fall, in southwest Florida, flat-topped goldenrod is often seen but rarely explored. Stephen Brown will get you close to this wildflower and show you what it’s about.
Every November, the saltbushes of southwest Florida are adorned with white flowers. Stephen Brown will introduce you to the fall explosion you can’t miss.
A South Florida bismarck palm is clearly suffering, but why? Horticulture Agent Stephen Brown follows the clues to collar the culprits: a hoard of palmetto weevils. Learn to identify this dreaded pest. Produced by UF/IFAS Lee County Extension… Read More
What’s wrong with the crinum? Horticulture Agent Stephen Brown, Lee County Extension Service, detects the cause of massive damage to a South Florida crinum lily: the eastern lubber grasshopper. Want to control them? Find the courage to handpick… Read More
Effect of Soil Texture on the Decline of a Young Live Oak [Video] Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension
Sometimes a newly planted tree just can’t seem to get going. Here’s one possible explanation
See what makes the resurrection fern comes to life. Follow the life of the fern from the dry to the wet season.
Melaleuca wants to take over South Florida. Learn what it looks like and how it does its dirty deeds.
Two beautiful crinum lilies are vying for space in the same swampy location. Crinum americanum and Crinum asiaticum are two of Florida’s favorite plants.