Tag: Stephen Brown

Event: Green Industry Best Management Practice (GI‐BMP) | Mar 20th, 2019 | North Fort Myers Recreation Center

IFAS Event GI BMP in Spanish

The GI‐BMP class is required if you apply fertilizer or maintain landscapes as a primary business in Lee County. This six hour class includes pre and post‐tests. Both exams are exactly alike. Successful completion of the exam will… Read More

Event: Limited Certification Lawn and Ornamental Exam Preparation | Feb 22 2019 | North Fort Myers Recreation Center

IFAS Event GI BMP in Spanish

The Limited Certification Lawn & Ornamental (L&O) certification allows: *Government employees to make pesticide applications at site of employments. These sites include schools, parks and rec. facilities, etc. *The owners of private businesses and their employees to make… Read More

Q and A: I have a gardenia bush that is steadily going downhill. How should I care for this plant to bring it back to health?

Horticulture | UF IFAS Lee County Extension

Question: I have a gardenia bush that is steadily going downhill. It has only a few leaves, lots of strange growth on the branches, and most of the leaves have a green center and yellow edges. I’ve included… Read More

Fact Sheets | Native Plants of Southwest Florida | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Native Plants of Southwest Florida     Library of Native Plants: Fact Sheets & Video Links – OLD LINKS (Needs to be Updated)     Bark Exfoliation of South Florida Trees     Bay Cedar (Suriana maritima)     Beach Sunflower (Helianthus Debilis)     Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana)     Blackroot (Pterocaulon pycnostachyum)… Read More

Fact Sheets: Invasive Plants | Air Potato | Brazilian Pepper | Japanese Climbing Fern | Two-Leaf Nightshade | Stephen Brown | Lee County Extension

Invasive Plants         Air Potato (Dioscorea bulbifera)     Brazilian Pepper-tree Control     Control of Hard to Manage Weeds     Environmental Contractors     Got Invasive?  Get Help!     Herbicide Control of Woody Plants     Herbicides to Kill Invasive Trees in the Landscape     Invasive Solanum spp. in Florida… Read More