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The purpose of this program is to give horticulture professionals, in business or in public service, and also community associations, unbiased and current information for maintaining Florida-Friendly landscapes. 

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Michelle Atkinson
Enviromental Horticulture Agent
Phone: 941-722-4524 ext. 1818

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Tips for Hiring a Landscape Professional

Are you looking to hire a landscaper?  Knowing what to look for will help you get the most for your money. Many homeowners or homeowner associations evaluate their landscape professional on price alone.  We know how to compare prices, however,...
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When Pesticide Applicators need to give Prior Notification

A pesticide licensee or limited certificate holder must notify a person on the "Registry of Persons Requiring Prior Notification of the Application of Pesticides" at least 24 hours prior to the application of the pesticide. Who...
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Spanish Moss, Ball Moss, and Lichens are Harmless Air Plants

Epiphytes are “air” plants, including moss, that survive on moisture and nutrients in the atmosphere. Several epiphytic plants, like Spanish moss, ball moss, and lichen, are common to the Florida landscape and the southeast United States....
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