Dilemma: To Prune or Not To Prune in November!
Are you tempted to cut or pull spent plants that have gone to seed? Isn't a neatly trimmed bed delightfully satisfying and aren't you dying to clean it all up after the chaos of this mad, hot summer?
If ... READ MORE
Historically, nothing said spring had arrived any better than a flowering dogwood tree. It remains a favored tree in southern landscapes. Sometimes you may see an occasional dogwood in bloom in the local pine forests. However, it is very ... READ MORE
Each fall, Floridians are suddenly "wowed" by the sight of golden raintrees blooming along the roadsides. Vivid yellow flowers are followed by equally distinctive pink or peach-colored "paper lanterns."
(More on those "paper lanterns" ... READ MORE
Why trees make the best food sources for bees
Everyone these days wants to be pollinator friendly by planting to attract bees and butterflies.
What usually comes to mind are flowering plants such as Gaillardia, Coreopsis, Zinnia and ... READ MORE
Are you interested in knowing more about flowering trees of Southwest Florida?
Dr. Doug Caldwell, UF/IFAS, Collier County Extension has a New YouTube Video
You can also subscribe to Dr. Caldwell, otherwise known as Dr. Dougbug's YouTube ... READ MORE