From:                                         Brown, Stephen

Sent:                                           Friday, August 26, 2011 5:30 PM

To:                                               Brown,Stephen Henry

Subject:                                     Brown's Plant File: Cabbage Palm fact sheets; walkable groundcovers; 3 new clips/r

 

A Late Good Afternoon One and All:

 

It’s not too early to begin planning to attend our Annual Butterfly Conference.

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/FYN/FYN_Classes/2011SWFButterflyConference.pdf

 

 

Here are two new fact sheets on Cabbage/Sabal Palm and one on groundcovers.

1.    Morphology and Maintenance:  http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Cabbage_palm.pdf

 

2.    Cabbage Palm Pictorial:  http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Cabbage_palm_pictorial.pdf

 

3.    Walkable Groundcovers:

http://lee.ifas.ufl.edu/Hort/GardenPubsAZ/Walkable_roundcover_Alternatives%202011_Caldwell.pdf

 

 

Here are three new video clips:

4.    Resurrection Fern

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

 

5.    Pruning Cabbage Palm

http://www.youtube.com/user/dougbughimself?feature=mhum#p/u

 

6.    The Plant Dr. Compares Similar Native and Exotic Plants

http://www.fox4morningblend.com/videos/127968653.html

 

Finally, Real Florida Gardeners Guide:

http://magazinevolume.com/7959CD/#/24/

 

 

I will be away most of next week, so the next Brown’s Plant File may come in three, not two, weeks.

If you need your gardening questions answered, call and speak to Peggy or one of our Master Gardeners.

The number is (239) 533-7504.

 

If you are not in Lee County, then go to the link below to find out how to contact your local county office.

http://solutionsforyourlife.ufl.edu/map/index.html

 

 

Don’t forget to have your garden friends subscribe to Brown’s Plant File.

 

Best Regards!

 

 

 

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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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