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Orange County Plant Clinic FAQ’s

Plant Clinic Frequently Asked Questions The Plant Clinic is a resource for Orange County residents that provides research-based information to help with landscape problems or care. It is a partnership between the UF/IFAS Extension Office… Read More

Soil Testing at Orange County Plant Clinic

Insectary Plants

Soil Testing at Orange County Plant Clinic Florida’s year-round growing season is a great reason to love gardening. While we have different seasons, the one constant for our plants is the soil that they’re grown… Read More

Enhancing Your Scholarly Works Series – Awards and Recognition for Extension Professionals

As we wrap up the old year and before we begin diving into the new year, it is important that we take time to reflect on the highlights of our programing efforts from this past… Read More

CEU Series–Landscape University!

Landscape university

How do you encourage more good bugs in your landscapes? What kind of plants can thrive in shady areas? What is the deal with invasive species? Landscapes and waterways are connected? What services are available… Read More

Roselle Hibiscus—The Florida Cranberry

I know you know the tropical hibiscus flower. Perhaps you have enjoyed some hibiscus tea? It is a more popularized way of drinking up this flavorful flower, but it has many more uses than you… Read More

Virtual Limited Pesticide Applicator Review and CEUs on 2-15-22

The limited pesticide applicator’s licenses allow the licensed applicator to apply pesticides to landscapes around buildings. There are 2 primary limited pesticide applicator’s licenses: Limited Commercial Landscape Maintenance (LCLM) for individuals who apply caution label … Read More

Are Rock Yards Florida-Friendly?

Rock Yards are not Florida-Friendly

A Rock Yard is Not Florida-Friendly Rocks increase heat and can stress plants and increase plant pests and disease. They are usually imported from other states. Rocks do not support Florida’s wildlife, including bees, butterflies,… Read More