May tips for South Florida landscapes

Calibrating Your Irrigation System Photo by Michael Gutierrez, UF/IFAS Calibrating your sprinkler system means figuring out how long you need to run your sprinkler system to apply the correct amount of water. In most Florida soils, the correct amount is 1/2 to 3/4 inches of water. This rate varies depending on your location in the… Read more »

Zika Mosquito Update

Zika Mosquito Update Zika has been getting a lot of attention in the media recently, as outbreaks of this mosquito-transmitted virus become evermore present in Central and South America. While much is still unknown about the Zika virus, one thing is for sure—limiting mosquito habitats and preventing mosquito bites are important precautions in mosquito-prone climates… Read more »

April tips & tricks to outdoor living.

Outdoor Living Outdoor living spaces are places where you can gather to appreciate your landscape and enjoy your friends and family. There are many facets to our landscapes—they’re for relaxation, edible gardening, socializing, playing with our children or pets, and so much more. Here you’ll find information on everything in our yards besides plants. Outdoor… Read more »