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Florida Gardening 101

Florida Gardening 101 starts September 5th

For those new to gardening or just new to gardening in Central Florida, this four-part class will teach the basics to help you be successful at growing just about every kind of plant.

What You’ll Learn
  • Sept 5:  Perennials – What, When and Where:  Correct placement, planting, and pruning of your perennial plants and shrubs.
  • Sept 12:  It Starts With Soil:  Learn how soil health, soil pH, compost, and mulch can affect your plants.
  • Sept 19:  Keys to Growing a Successful Lawn:  Learn how to manage water, fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides for a beautiful lawn.
  • Sept 26:  Good Bug / Bad Bug:  Learn to discern between pests and pollinators, Learn the correct use of pesticides.

The registration fee of $30 per person or $50 per couple covers all four sessions and materials.  To register (by Aug. 22) please call the Extension Office at 352-671-8400.  We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover, cash and checks (make payable to University of Florida).  Florida Gardening 101