Choosing Plants for Your Yard
A healthy environment for one plant may not be suitable for another. Choose a variety of plants that will flourish in your yard.
Invasive plants can drive out native Florida plants and cause harm to the environment, economy, and/or human health. See Invasive Species to learn how to keep these unwelcome guests out of your garden.
- Acid-loving Plants
- Choosing Plants (EDIS)
- Fire in the Wildland-Urban Interface: Selecting and Maintaining Firewise Plants for Landscaping
- Florida-friendly Plant Database
- How to Buy Plants
- Landscape Plants by Region
- Right Plant, Right Place
- Salt-tolerant Plants
Other Sites & Publications
- Florida-friendly Plants Database--FloridaYards.org
- Gardening Tips--U.S. National Arboretum
- Plants for Your Area--Florida Native Plant Society
- Strategies to Help You Reach the Goal of a Florida Friendly Yard