Blue Violets and Horse Sugar

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Blue violets are changing the appearance of Wakulla County’s forest floor.

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director

Spring is a time of renewal–its gentle warmth encouraging bursts of color in the most unexpected places. Even the tiniest plants are doing their best to compete with the larger, more impressive, blooms.

The thick, brown, blanket of leaves is parting for these petite eye-catchers to make their way through to the surface, where we can enjoy them. Many of these little flowers are responsible for the abundance of sweet smells wafting through the air this time of year. Read the full article here!


Posted: April 1, 2015

Category: Natural Resources
Tags: Community, Environment, Extension, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Trees, Wakulla, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

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