Category: Home Landscapes

Organic Vegetable Gardening for Everyone

Theresa Badurek, Urban Horticulture Agent, UF/IFAS Extension Are you growing a spring vegetable garden- or thinking about taking the plunge?  Let’s take a look at the tools you need to help maintain a successful organic garden.  The intention… Read More

Florida Vegetable Garden FAQs

Theresa Badurek, Urban Horticulture Agent, UF/IFAS Extension The following is a collection of frequently asked questions (FAQs) and answers about vegetable gardens in Florida. This list is from UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions. Happy gardening! I’d like to try a… Read More

What do pineapples have in common with Spanish moss?

Theresa Badurek, Urban Horticulture Agent, UF/IFAS Extension and Bob Albanese, Pinellas County Extension Horticulture Program Assistant Bromeliads are a great drought tolerant addition to a shady landscape with some protection from frost or freeze.  The nearly two thousand species… Read More

New FREE Mobil Apps Available for Plant Pests

FREE mobile phone apps have been released that are pertinent to Florida.  The android versions were released last fall, and now the iOS version for Apple iPhones is available (delayed due to federal shut down last fall).  The… Read More

February Program Schedule

Howdy friends! Here’s what is coming up this month in the world of Pinellas County Extension. Most programs are free to attend, however advance registration is requested.   Pinellas County Extension – 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL 33774… Read More