Lawn and Garden


Florida gardening presents unique challenges, so UF/IFAS Extension offers research-based assistance, information, and advice. The UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County horticulture program provides residential and commercial horticulture resources. Whether you are developing a vegetable garden, choosing landscape plants, or seeking information about lawn care, we can help you have a healthy and successful landscape.


Home Lawns and Gardens

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) means using low-maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices. Learn how you can have a beautiful landscape that could save you time, energy and money while protecting our future.


Green Industries Best Management Practices

Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMPs) is an educational program for people working in lawn-care and landscape maintenance. The GI-BMP program teaches environmentally safe landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida's ground and surface waters.


Master Gardeners

The Florida Master Gardener Program is a volunteer-driven program that benefits UF/IFAS Extension and the citizens of Florida. The program relies on dedicated volunteers who have an interest in gardening and in giving back to their communities.