From:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brown, Stephen

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Subject:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brown's Plant File: Tast of Lee; buttonwood; and more/r

 

Greetings Gardeners and Master Gardeners:

 

Up Coming Events:

Our next event, Saturday, June 18th, is the Taste of Lee. This you donít want to miss.

Flier:  http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/HortClasses/2011_Taste_of_Lee.pdf

 

At the Taste of Lee we will have another Carmen Miranda Look-alike contest. See the video clip below.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9veE3mnTmE

 

July 12th. Plumeria and Desert Rose Seminar.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/HortClasses/Plumeria.pdf

 

 

Fact Sheets:

This new fact sheet is on Buttonwood.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Buttonwood.pd

 

Use the link below to download more native plant fact sheets and video clips.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Library_List.pdf

 

Another new fact sheet is on diseases and disorder of Indian Hawthorn.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Indian_Hawthorn.pdf

By the way, we are looking for a spot to conduct an Indian Hawthorn trial. If you have easily accessible Indian Hawthorns with a history of fungal leaf spot, let us know. Better still, send some pictures of the plants and location. We may want to do a fungicide trial at your place.

 

 

Mulch Clip:

This in studio Plant Dr. clip is on selecting mulches.

http://www.fox4morningblend.com/videos/122163114.html

 

Until next time.

 

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Stephen H. Brown

Interim County Director & Horticulture Program Leader

University of Florida/IFAS

3410 Palm Beach Blvd.., Fort Myers, FL 33916

 

Lawns, Gardens, and Nurseries Solutions

Phone: (239) 533-7513   Fax: (239) 485-2305

brownsh@leegov.com

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu//hort/GardenHome.shtml

Solutions For Your Life"

http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/TOPIC_SFYL_Start

 

 

 


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