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
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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
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.
Gaillardia or Blanket-Flower is a Florida native that boasts many colorful flowers.
Queen’s wreath is a low maintenance vine for a spectacular spring display.
This rare south Florida find maybe just the right beauty for tough conditions.
This tree provides beauty as well as a sweet drink. Join Extension Agent Stephen Brown as he visits a red silk-cotton tree.