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An Alternative to Invasive Ruellia

 

Individual Ruellia ‘Mayan Compact Purple’ flower. Image Credit: Matthew Orwat

Avid horticulturists often get frustrated when attractive, floriferous, versatile, durable, and easy-to-grow plants get sidelined because they have been declared …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/18/an-alternative-to-invasive-ruellia/

Invasive Exotic Species and Control Workshop – September 28

Invasive Exotic Species and Control Workshop – September 28

The Six Rivers Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA) group and the Florida Forest Stewardship Program will offer an Invasive Exotic Species and Control Workshop …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/25/invasive-exotic-species-and-control-workshop-september-28/

Invasive Exotic Species and Control Workshop

Invasive Exotic Species and Control Workshop

Join us to learn about identifying and controlling some of the most troublesome invasive exotic plants like cogongrass, Japanese climbing fern, privet, and others.  We will also address exotic insects that are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/18/invasive-exotic-species-and-control-workshop/

Skunkvine – A Stinky Invasive Plant

Skunkvine – A Stinky Invasive Plant

Skunkvine illustration. UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants.

Skunkvine illustration. UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants.

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/19/skunkvine-a-stinky-invasive-plant/

Native vs. Invasive Plants

Native vs. Invasive Plants

 

CrossvineAccording to the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants, there are more than 4,200 plant species naturally occurring in the state.  Nearly 3,000 are considered …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/22/native-vs-invasive-plants/

February 21-27 Invasive Species Awareness Week

February 21-27 Invasive Species Awareness Week

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/12/february-21-27-invasive-species-awareness-week/

Panhandle Invasive Species Workshop Thursday October 15th

Panhandle Invasive Species Workshop Thursday October 15th

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/02/panhandle-invasive-species-workshop-thursday-october-15th/

Invasive Species of the Day: Cogongrass and Tawny Crazy Ant

Invasive Species of the Day: Cogongrass and Tawny Crazy Ant

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Cogongrass (Imperata Cylindrica):

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/01/invasive-species-of-the-day-cogongrass-and-tawny-crazy-ant/

Invasive Species of the Day: Cuban Tree Frog and Hydrilla

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Cuban Treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis):

Image by Dr. Steve A Johnson 2005.

Image by Dr. Steve A Johnson 2005.

The Cuban Treefrog: was introduced into Florida as a stowaway …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/28/invasive-species-of-the-day-cuban-tree-frog-and-hydrilla/

Invasive Species of the Day: Tiger Prawn and Climbing Ferns

Invasive Species of the Day: Tiger Prawn and Climbing Ferns

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Giant Tiger Prawn (Penaeus monodon):

Giant Tiger Prawn: This large shrimp, also known …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/27/invasive-species-of-the-day-tiger-prawn-and-climbing-ferns/

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