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Landscape Pros, Pesticide & Fertilizer


Factsheets and Educational Materials

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. 


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

Local Landscape Blogs

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....

‘Tis the Season, the Nitrogen Restricted Season (June 1st – Sept 30th)

June 1st starts the Nitrogen restrictive season.  No nitrogen applications allowed until September 30th please see the READ MORE |  RELATED INFORMATION