By Ralph E. Mitchell
The title of this article needs a great deal of explaining! First, I am talking about the black olive tree, Bucida buceras, (not a true olive) a common, well-liked shade tree in our area. Secondly, why would a black ... READ MORE
by Les Harrison
There are certain sounds which cannot be ignored. They convey an immediate message which calls the listener to be alert and prepared.
These noises, even here in the Florida panhandle, are uniquely distinct and are not likely ... READ MORE
Q: I have a Mexican Avocado tree, which I planted 2 years ago. The tree has small holes drilled in neat columns approximately 1-2 inches apart and each row contains about 8-9 holes. The tree does not seem to have suffered from this, buy I wondered ... READ MORE
July 25, 2014
By Jody Walthall
Photo by Lilly Anderson-Messec: Bald Cypress
What is the most important tree in the forest? Tallahasseean, Jim Stevenson, former Chief Naturalist ... READ MORE
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- An endangered Florida bird may have some unexpected help in its struggle for survival, according to a new University of Florida study.
UF ... READ MORE