Butterfly Garden from Discovery Gardens

Home Lawn and Garden


The Home Lawn and Garden program helps you to develop, maintain, and enjoy a Florida-Friendly Landscape. Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ is a cost-efficient method of landscaping that uses nine integrated landscape principles. You reduce maintenance and minimize the amount of water, fertilizer and pesticides in your landscape, while also protecting Florida's natural resources. Visit our Discovery Gardens to see Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in action weekdays and the third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bring your plant problems to our Master Gardener Plant Clinic for expert advice 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

A front yard planted to be FFL

Home Gardening and Florida-Friendly Landscaping™

The 9 Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ principles will help you to have a great Florida-Friendly yard.

Discovery Gardens entry

Discovery Gardens

Visit our Discovery Gardens and see how you can implement Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in your backyard with beautiful results. 24 different gardens provide a variety of choices of plants and themes to consider for your garden.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

Master Gardener Volunteer Program

Join the Lake County Master Gardener Volunteers to volunteer work in the Discovery Gardens, the Plant Clinic, and Educational Programming.