Storm Damaged Landscapes

Partly uprooted, leaning oak tree in landscape following Hurricane Ivan

Hurricane damaged plants should be cared for as soon as possible. Partially uprooted small trees and shrubs should be securely staked in their original positions. Until plants are reset, protect exposed roots and prevent drying. Soil, moist burlap… Read More

Wavyleaf Basketgrass Confirmed in Okaloosa County

Wavyleaf basketgrass

We have confirmed a new invasive plant in Okaloosa County.  Wavyleaf Basketgrass was first found in Maryland in 1996 and quickly spread into Virginia and Pennsylvania.  This invasive is very shade tolerant.  It originates from Southern Europe and… Read More

Upcoming Horticulture Events for September

Butterfly on lantana flower

The final Plant Clinic for 2018 will be held Friday, September 14 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. If you have a plant problem that you would like diagnosed, bring a sample of the weed, plant, insect, etc.,… Read More