Learn about efforts to manage invasive Brazilian peppertree using biological control agents.
Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping
CLASS: Back to Basics Plant Propagation 101- Cuttings DATE: February 27, 2020 TIME: 6 pm- 7:30 pm LOCATION: U/F IFAS Extension Putnam Co. Auditorium COST: Free Plant cultivation has fascinated humanity for thousands of years. It started out… Read More
By Norma Kisida, Master Gardener 2012 Whether a full-time or a seasonal resident, we want the most from our landscape. Here in sunny Florida we are fortunate to be able to have colorful plants all year, if we… Read More
By Dr. Candice Prince, UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants & UF Agronomy Faculty A common joke in Florida is that only has two seasons: hot, and hotter. Tourists flock to the state during the winter months… Read More
Join us on February 1st for our Adopt-A-Tree program! This event is open to all Orange County residents with proof of residency on a first come, first served basis starting at 8:00am until trees are gone or 11:00am,… Read More
Rose Pruning Workshop Saturday February 8th, 2020. UF / IFAS Extension Washington County Where: Washington County Agriculture Center 1424 Jackson Ave, Chipley FL 32428 When: Saturday February 8th 10:00am-12:00pm Cost: $5.00. Topics: Learn how to use dormant sprays,… Read More
Songbirds bring joy and beauty to our lives, favoring us with their amazing melodies and enchanting nature. Join us Feb. 3 or Feb. 4 for a free class showing you how to attract throngs of songbirds to your… Read More
During a chance of freeze, it’s important to protect your cold sensitive plants. Bring in potted plants if possible since pots expose plants to the cold far more than if they were in the soil. If the pots… Read More
A UF/IFAS publication is available showcasing biological control success stories in Florida. UF/IFAS Research and Extension specialists are addressing the invasive plant and insect problem in Florida. These experts develop integrated pest management techniques that often incorporate the… Read More
Click on the image below to download your free copy of the Brazilian peppertree integrated management guide for 2019.