From:                                         Brown, Stephen

Sent:                                           Friday, July 29, 2011 5:13 PM

To:                                               brownsh@ufl.edu

Subject:                                     Brown's Plant File: Hedge Fact Sheet; Swamp Lily; Plant Dr./r

 

Greetings One and All:

Welcome new subscribers to Brown’s Plant File.

 

Here is a new fact sheet on Hedges. Hover over the blue words for pictures, fact sheets or video clip.

This fact sheet will be an excellent tool to help you to identify some common South Florida plants.

Let me know how fast the pictures download.

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

 

Here is a new YouTube clip on swamp lily, a native crinum.

http://www.youtube.com/user/FloridaLandscape#p/u

 

This Plant Dr. clip is on a few summer pests and earthworms.

http://www.fox4morningblend.com/videos/126309673.html

 

Here are a couple of not-so-old power points: (let me know if you don’t have power point capability)

Cisterns and Rain Barrels on Antigua.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/Videos_and_Powerpoints/Caribbean_Cisterns_Antigua.pdf

 

Mailbox Companion Plants:

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/Videos_and_Powerpoints/Mailbox_Plants.pdf

 

It’s not too far away, Saturday, November 5th, is our 11th Butterfly Conference.

More on that later.

 

Make sure your gardening friends know about Brown’s Plant File.

Until next time.

 

 

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Stephen H. Brown

County Extension 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

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

 

 

 


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