Posts Categorized: Landscaping

How to Maintain a Well Landscaped Yard in Broward

Broward Lawn

Homeowners in Broward face a unique set of challenges in maintaining a well landscaped yard. The tropical climate that Floridians love can play havoc with your home’s curb appeal. Your Broward yard endures excessive heat, the rainy season or drought, high humidity, salt infringement, persistent insect infestations and more. For instance, the climate causes bugs to be prevalent most… Read more »

Whiteflies in South Florida Landscapes

  Whiteflies have become a major issue in South Florida with at least four species of particular concern: Ficus, Rugose Spiraling, Bondar’s Nesting and Silverleaf. Residents have noticed plant leaves yellowing, dropping, covered with white waxy material called flocculent, or covered with whitefly excrement called honeydew and its accompanying sooty mold. Plants, walkways, cars, outdoor furniture and… Read more »

Palm Tree Disease – Ganoderma is Incurable

    Palm Tree Disease – Ganoderma is IncurablePalm trees symbolize the tropics in the public imagination.  Coconut palms swaying in the breeze adorn advertisements for Florida’s beaches and resorts.  Palms are a dominant feature in the landscape in housing developments throughout Florida.  As landscape plants, palms are valued for their unique shape and the… Read more »