1st Annual Brazilian Peppertree Berry Busting Day!!!
The Minteer Lab at the UF/IFAS Indian River Research and Education Center in Fort Pierce needs your help! On December 15th from 8:30 AM – 1 PM, they need help collecting Brazilian Peppertree ... READ MORE
Co-Authored by: Alyssa Vinson and Katherine Clements
What are invasive species?
An invasive plant, animal or pest is one that is non-native (originating from another state or country), are able to reproduce and maintain self-sustaining ... READ MORE
“Invasions of exotic species cost Floridians over $500 million per year” -Ivegot1.org. May 16th-23rd is Florida Invasive Species Awareness Week and there will be plenty of educational resources to check out during this time to expand your ... READ MORE
Natural resource management has been my area of expertise at the UF/IFAS Extension St Lucie County. Invasive plant management has been a persistent issue needing my attention. Fortunately for Floridians, UF/IFAS research and extension faculty ... READ MORE
Despite producing red "holly-like" berries during the holiday season, Brazilian peppertree is not a native Florida holly.
People who mistake this plant for a Florida holly might be in for a rude surprise. Brazilian peppertree is more closely ... READ MORE
Brazilian pepper tree, also known as the Christmas berry or Florida holly, is not as jolly as it may appear. Don’t be fooled by its appearance or nicknames—this tree is an invasive exotic plant. Invasive plants do not originate from their ... READ MORE
Air Potato (Dioscorea bulbifera)
Brazilian Pepper-tree Control
Control of Hard to Manage Weeds
Got Invasive? Get Help!
Herbicide Control of Woody Plants
Herbicides ... READ MORE
Stephen Brown explores a red mangrove mangal in southwest Florida and tells you what's inside the mangal and how these trees grow.
"Identifying three Mangrove Species YouTube" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vonk49...
"Brazilian ... READ MORE