From:                                         Brown, Stephen

Sent:                                           Friday, August 12, 2011 5:41 PM

To:                                               Brown,Stephen Henry

Cc:                                               Brown,Stephen Henry

Subject:                                     Brown's Plant File: Strangler fig; Melaleuca; Seeking cottony cushion scales/r

 

Greetings All:

 

Here’s a new fact sheet on the Strangler Fig.

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

 

This is a new YouTube on the Melaleuca tree.

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

 

And here’s something on Garden Edibles from the Plant Doctor.

http://www.fox4morningblend.com/videos/127516963.html

 

 

Here are a couple of sites that you may want to browse.

Natives for Your Neighborhood Plant List

http://www.regionalconservation.org/beta/nfyn/plantlist.asp?ZipCode=33955

 

Florida Friendly Landscaping

http://fyn.ifas.ufl.edu/homeowners/publications.htm

 

 

We are looking for cottony cushion scales to do a study. East or west coast, if you have some, please let me know.

This is what they look like. If you are not sure, please send me a picture.

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Until next time, stay well!

 

 

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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

Solutions For Your Life"

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

 

 

 


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