Anthracnose Disease of Ornamental Plants: A Pictorial
One of the most common diseases of plants is Colletotrichum leaf spot, or anthracnose. The Colletotrichum sp. that is most often present is C. gloeosportioides. Several other species have ... READ MORE
Gardening Publications A-Z
Annual Report 2011-12
Gardening with Annuals in Florida
Carpenter Ants - coming soon
Imported Fire Ants ... READ MORE
Interested in growing your own small food related business? Agents Roy Beckford and Jennifer Hagen of the Lee County Extension Office can help.
The Urban Gardening and Micro-Business class series will introduce practical and technical concepts ... READ MORE
from N.H., in Fort Myers
There are several species of ants found in or around houses in Florida. In general, the most common ants can be grouped as house infesting, yard infesting, and carpenter ants. The most commonly encountered ... READ MORE
Ganoderma Butt Rot is a Frequently Occurring Fungal Disease of Florida Palms. The Fungus Produces Several Large Fruiting Bodies, Known as Conks, at the Very Bottom of the Trunks. All photos taken ... READ MORE
Thorn bugs suck the sap of some plants and leave behind a copious amount of sooty mold.
See them up close with Stephen Brown, Lee County Extension Agent. READ MORE
A South Florida bismarck palm is clearly suffering, but why? Horticulture Agent Stephen Brown follows the clues to collar the culprits: a hoard of palmetto weevils. Learn to identify this dreaded ... READ MORE