Gardening In The Panhandle

The Predatory Praying Mantis

The Predatory Praying Mantis

 

Praying Mantis, Image Credit Les Harrison

Summertime is bug …

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Why Don’t My Plants Match?

Why Don’t My Plants Match?

Coontie (Zamia floridana) planted at the same time but growing at different rates. Photo: J_McConnell, UF/IFAS

When designing …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/12/why-dont-my-plants-match/

Ponder the Antiquity of Fruits and Vegetables

Ponder the Antiquity of Fruits and Vegetables

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Four Must-Have Native Perennials for Summer!

Four Must-Have Native Perennials for Summer!

Let’s be honest with each other and have a moment of transparency, one gardener to another. Even though we are plant people, most of us get a lot less enthusiastic once the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/05/four-must-have-native-perennials-for-summer/

Rain Gardens – A Solution for Runoff

Rain Gardens – A Solution for Runoff

This rain garden used stone …

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African Blue Basil: A Pollinator Favorite

African Blue Basil: A Pollinator Favorite

Many bees and beneficial wasps will be attracted …

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Algal Leaf Spot Common on Magnolias and Camellias

Algal Leaf Spot Common on Magnolias and Camellias

Algal leaf spot, also known as green scurf, is commonly found on thick-leaved, evergreen trees and shrubs such as magnolias and camellias.  It is in the genus Cephaleuros and …

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New Resource on Integrated Pest Management for Shrubs

New Resource on Integrated Pest Management for Shrubs

IPM for Shrubs in Southeastern US …

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Tips on How to Manage Water in Your Landscape

Tips on How to Manage Water in Your Landscape

 

 

Although we’ve received much-needed rainfall of late, …

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Florida Natives: Stokes’ Aster

Florida Natives: Stokes’ Aster

‘Mel’s Blue’ Stokes’ Aster. Photo credit: Mary Derrick, UF/IFAS Extension.

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