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Check Out the Master Gardener Newsletter!


April 8, 2015

The Wakulla Gardener is a quarterly publication put together by our very own Master Gardeners and specialists for educating the public about everything lawn and garden! The most recent issue includes information on the following subjects: Choosing ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Community, Environment, Extension, Florida, Garden, Gardening, Growing, Horticulture, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Blue Violets and Horse Sugar


April 1, 2015

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, ... READ MORE

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

Japanese Wisteria


March 30, 2015

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director The sweet smell of spring is here, in part to the abundance of Japanese wisteria covering the trees in the area. The kudzu-like invasion of this flowering vine can be detrimental ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources
Tags: Environment, Extension, Florida, Fun, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Invasive, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Native, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Trees, Vine, Wakulla, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Wisteria

Grow Your Own Mushrooms Workshop


March 20, 2015

A "Grow Your Own Mushrooms" class will be held at the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Office on Friday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. Participants will learn about the tools and techniques to grow these tasty, high value treats! Every student will ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture
Tags: Community, Cooking, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Farming, Florida, Food, Fun, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Health, Horticulture, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Mushrooms, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Sustainable Living, Trees, Vegetables, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Gall Wasps


March 18, 2015

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director Mothers want what is best for their offspring. Surprisingly, one of the greatest mothers of all may be the tiny wasp, Callirhytis. Often mistaken as a fly, the gall wasp provides ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, Wildlife
Tags: Bugs, Environment, Extension, Florida, Gall Wasp, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Insect, Knots, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Oak, Species, Trees, Wakulla, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Wasps

What’s In the Garden Now — Onions!


March 18, 2015

By Les Harrison, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director and Shelley Swenson, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Family and Consumer Sciences Agent The winter weather is finally giving way to springtime. While temperatures have been erratic, the rain ... READ MORE

Category: Fruits & Vegetables, Home Landscapes
Tags: Community, Environment, Extension, Family, Farming, Florida, Food, Food And Nutrition, Fun, Garden, Gardening, Growing, Health, Horticulture, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Onions, Shelley Swenson, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Smilax


March 17, 2015

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director Perseverance is a respectable trait in any person. Unfortunately, it is less than pleasant when applied to a thorny vine, such as smilax. Its determined nature is why it thrives ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources
Tags: Brambles, Briars, Cat Brier, Environment, Extension, Farming, Florida, Food And Nutrition, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Smilax, Trees, Vines, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

Plants are Beginning to Reawaken from Winter


February 19, 2015

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director Groundhogs across the United States agree, winter is far from over. Some plants and trees in our area, however, are trying their best to get a head start for spring. Birds and ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes
Tags: Agriculture, Cold, Environment, Extension, Farming, Florida, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Grow, Growing, Growth, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Les Harrison, Master Gardener, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Plants, Trees, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Winter

What’s in the Garden Now – Broccoli


February 17, 2015

By Les Harrison, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director and Shelley Swenson, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Family and Consumer Sciences Agent January and February’s cool to cold rainy weather hardly brings gardening to mind for most Wakulla ... READ MORE

Category: Fruits & Vegetables, Home Landscapes
Tags: Broccoli, Community, Extension, Farming, FCS, Florida, Food, Food And Nutrition, Fun, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Lawn & Garden, Master Gardener, Shelley Swenson, Vegetables, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

What’s In Season Now?


February 9, 2015

Fresh From Florida! 2015 has officially arrived, and what better way to start the new year than with fresh produce--from right here in Florida! Make sure to get your Fresh From Florida shopping list to know what locally grown fruits and vegetables ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture
Tags: Agriculture, Community, Cooking, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family, Family And Consumer Sciences, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Farming, FCS, Florida, Food, Food And Nutrition, Food Safety, Fresh, Fresh From Florida, Fruit, Garden, Gardening, General Information, Growing, Horticulture, Landscape, Lawn & Garden, Natural Resources, Natural Wakulla, Shelley Swenson, Sustainable Living, Vegetables, Wakulla, Wakulla Agriculture, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension

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