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Fact Sheets: Hurricanes & Landscapes | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Hurricanes     Caring for Hurricane-Damaged Home Landscape Plants     Norfolk Island Hurricane Recovery     Salvaging Hurricane-Damaged Tropical Fruit Trees – coming soon     Wind and Trees: Survey of Tree Damages in the Florida Panhandle after Hurricanes Erin and Opal

Selling Honey Under Florida’s Cottage Food Law

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What is the buzz around Florida’s Cottage Food law? Are you a Florida beekeeper and interested in selling your honey under cottage food law, but uncertain of the rules and regulations? Beekeepers are permitted to sell raw honey… Read More

Fact Sheets: Herbs | African Iris | Torch Ginger | Peacock Plant | Siam Tulip | Spider Plant | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Herbs     African Iris (Dietes Vegeta)     Torch Ginger (Etilngera Elatior)     Peacock Plant (Calathea Makoyan)     Siam Tulip (Curcuma Alismatifolia)     Spider Plant (Chlorophytum Capense)

Q and A: Differences between Sabal palms with and without cross hatching? Stephen Brown answers | Lee County Extension

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Question: What is the difference between sabal palms with “cross-hatching” all the way up the trunk and those with only marginal “cross-hatching?” – Jerry, Captiva Island Answer: The sabal (cabbage) palms you have described are palms of the… Read More

Fact Sheets: Groundcovers | Creeping and Clumping Groundcovers | Perennial Peanut | Walkable Groundcovers | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Groundcovers     Creeping and Clumping Ground Covers     Flax Lily, Dianella tasmanica ‘Variegata,’ and Armored Scales (pdf) – coming soon     Perennial Peanut in the Urban Landscape     Walkable Groundcovers

Fact Sheets: Gardening | Garden Calendar | Starting a Florida Garden | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Gardening     Garden Calendar for North/Central/South Florida     Starting a Florida Garden SOUTH FLORIDA January February March April May June July August September October November December