Camellias Offer Fall/Winter Color

Shady Gardening Camellias November 2019

Ask Master Gardener JoAnn Green After enjoying the lovely colors of wildflowers and leaves changing in September and October, there are few plants in my landscape that offer a punch of color in late fall like camellias.  I… Read More

The Wakulla Gardener Nov/Dec 2019 Newsletter

The Wakulla Gardener Nov_Dec 2019

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion,… Read More

UPCOMING WORKSHOP: Water Bath Canning – Jams & Jellies (November 9, 2019)

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Learn the basics of water bath canning and the differences between jams, jellies, and preserves, while practicing your technique through a hands-on experience. DATE: November 9, 2019 TIME: 9:00am – Noon LOCATION: Wakulla County Extension Office, 84 Cedar… Read More

Pumpkins are the Stars of Autumn

Article and audio introduction by Samantha Kennedy, Family and Consumer Sciences Now that it is finally starting to feel like autumn here in north Florida, I have begun to see more and more fall-themed decorations. While the leaves… Read More

Alexis Green Grows With 4-H Horticulture Program!

wildflower feat Photo by Les Harrison

Over the October 11 weekend, Wakulla County 4-H youth Alexis Green represented Florida 4-H at the 85th Annual National Junior Horticulture Association (NJHA) competition in Lincoln, Nebraska. Green, the daughter of Samantha and Ronnie Isaacs of Sopchoppy, is… Read More

Survival of the Georgia Aster

Georgia Aster 10-19 feat

Ask Master Gardener Dan Dobbins Common wildflowers For thousands of years the Georgia aster (Symphyotrichum georgianum) was a common wild flower occurring throughout much of the southeastern United States. Large grazers such as bison and wooly mammoth coupled… Read More