Tag Archive: Blue

African Blue Basil: A Pollinator Favorite

African Blue Basil: A Pollinator Favorite

Many bees and beneficial wasps will be attracted …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/05/african-blue-basil-a-pollinator-favorite/

Summer Blue Flowers Enjoyed by People and Bees

Summer Blue Flowers Enjoyed by People and Bees

VitexThe showy chaste tree makes an attractive specimen as the centerpiece of your landscape bed or in a large …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/06/23/summer-blue-flowers-enjoyed-by-people-and-bees/

Grow Confidence with Blue Ribbon 4-H Public Presentations

4-H has given Cass Dillard the confidence to deliver his first illustrated talk at the Washington County 4-H Events.

4-H has helped this Washington County …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/25/grow-confidence-with-blue-ribbon-4-h-public-presentations/

National Seafood Month – Blue Crabs

National Seafood Month – Blue Crabs

Well… we have talked about the “big two”… snapper and shrimp, but there are other popular fin and shellfish harvested from the Gulf of Mexico.  This week we look at my personal favorite… …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/23/national-seafood-month-blue-crabs/

Florida Wildflowers: Blue Mistflower

Florida Wildflowers: Blue Mistflower

Blue Mistflower - Image Credit Mary Derrick, UF / IFAS

Blue Mistflower – Image Credit Mary Derrick, UF / IFAS

 

Here’s …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/11/18/florida-wildflowers-blue-mistflower/

Blue Butterflies

Blue Butterflies

Many species of butterflies are flitting through summer gardens but a special butterfly has recently made its appearance in perennial gardens. The Blue butterfly bush, Clerodendrum ugandense is a mid to late summer blooming plant that has unique flowers resembling butterflies.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/09/02/blue-butterflies/

Dry Fall In Florida’s Big Bend, But Ample Blue Skies

Winter forage crops are sitting inactive due to our dry fall, but December may bring much needed moisture.

Showers began in April for Florida’s growers in the Big Bend region.  With the exception of Tropical Storm …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/11/21/dry-fall-in-floridas-big-bend-but-ample-blue-skies/