Sugarcane mosaic virus (SCMV) is a virus of great concern for turfgrass aficionados. This past Winter, a local landscaper and I observed mottled, discolored turfgrass in an HOA located in Naples. We submitted samples of the turf to the molecular ... READ MORE
Before ficus whitefly, this community was surrounded by a wall of Ficus benjamina.
Same hedge, about 6 years after ficus whitefly invasion. Dr. Muhammed Z. Ahmed and Collier County MG Tatiana Burhart evaluate the hedge's failure.
Ficus ... READ MORE
Having difficulty with your shrubs? Don't know what kind of insect is attacking your plants? Check with the Master Gardeners for solutions to gardening and landscape problems such as plant identification, insect and disease identification, ... READ MORE
Steps to Yard Recognition
To receive Florida Yard & Neighborhoods recognition, your landscape:
Must be free of invasive exotic plants.
Meets the standards of the community in which they are located.
Should be attractive to ... READ MORE
Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program for Commercial Properties and Community Associations in Collier County
The Community Associations Program is based on the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ principles. The program offers on-site ... READ MORE
FACT SHEETS | Lawn & Landscape
Annuals of Fla (pdf - also Bedding Plants)
Bedding Plants (pdf - see also Annuals)
Boron Deficiency (pdf)
Brazilian Cherry or Grumichama (pdf)
Brown Patch in St Augustine ... READ MORE
Below you'll find forms and instructions on soil tests, water tests, plant disease tests, nematode tests. All testing must be sent to Gainesville. Plant or insect ID are available here.
Plant ... READ MORE