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Embracing Biodiversity: Exploring the Invasive Mexican Petunia and the Florida Native Tropical Sage

October 17, 2023

In the vibrant tapestry of Florida's flora, two plants stand out - the invasive Mexican Petunia and the native Tropical Sage (Salvia coccinea). While one has found its way into gardens and landscapes, the other has deep roots in Florida's native ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Conservation, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, HOME LANDSCAPES, Horticulture, Invasive Species, Natural Resources,

A Snail that Rode the Rails

April 7, 2020

Bulimulus sporadicus (d’Orbigny, 1835) It wasn’t long ago when riding the rails was a glamorous form of transportation. In the recent outbreak of COVID-19, many of us ponder the opportunity to hop on a train to see some of our distant surroundings. ... READ MORE

Category: Farm Management, Horticulture, Invasive Species, Pests & Disease, Pests & Disease
Tags: Citrus, COVID!9, COVID-19, Slug, Snail, Social Distancing, Volusia County

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