As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
During Citrus County winters, temperatures can drop low enough to cause damage to tender plants.There are a number of steps gardeners can take to help provide effective cold weather plant protection.
Plant protection - Plants don't need ... READ MORE
Question: I need help to identify this plant in my garden. I recently moved into a badly neglected house and this small tree (10' or more) is growing beside the house with these strange spikes growing from the tips. A neighbor says it's an ... READ MORE
Palms are unique plants and can present gardeners with questions about what's happening to landscape palm. Palm problems may or may not be an actual problem.
For example, here is an example of the trunk of a mature palm. Is the bark splitting ... READ MORE
Rain barrel water can be a Godsend during periods of drought. But some are reluctant to install one. Here are three common barriers and solutions to adopting this water-saving technique.
Mosquitos – Rain barrels don’t have to be ... READ MORE