Urban Horticulture: Articles
Solutions for Your Life
Lawn and Garden
- Choosing Plants
Plant matching, growing conditions, drought tolerance.
- Annuals & Perennials
One season or many--will your plants come back next year?
- Aquatic Plants
Ponds, water gardens, aquascaping, and floating hydroponics.
- Carnivorous Plants
These plants get nutrients from eating insects.
- Flowering Plants
Add color and fragrance to your yard.
- Fruits, Vegetables & Herbs
These edibles taste even better when you grow them yourself.
- Groundcovers & Lawngrasses
Woody ornamentals, turfgrasses, and propagation.
Palms, ivies, and flowering plants for the home.
- Invasive Species
Threats to Florida's natural plants and wildlife.
- Native Plants
Help native Florida plants make a comeback!
- Plants to Avoid
Poison ivy, stinging nettles, and mistletoe.
- Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Conserve energy and beautify your yard at the same time.
Learn how to manage these unwelcome additions to your yard.