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Lawns, Gardens, and Landscapes


Horticulture Extension agents provide homeowners, HOA, plant nurseries, and landscape professionals with information on Florida-Friendly Landscape (FFL) plants including lawn care, plant selection, water conservation, insect and disease management through a variety of workshops. Master Gardener Volunteers educate the community regarding horticulture through educational outreach and provide thousands of hours of service to the local community. Volunteers also answer questions and conduct soil pH tests while creating educational opportunities to expand the educational mission of UF/IFAS

Master Gardener Volunteer Program

Nassau County's Master Gardener Volunteers assist Extension agents in providing research-based horticultural education to Florida's residents and strive to be the most trusted source for horticulture education in Florida.

Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program

The Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program is Florida's sustainable landscape maintenance program that helps home owner and property managers adopt changes to help protect Florida's resources and also save money.

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2024 MGV Landscape Matters Programs

Landscape Matters: Old World Roses When: January 10, 2024; 10am – 11am Where: Online or In-Person, 25 N 4th Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 Registration Link: ...

UF/IFAS Extension Nassau County – UPCOMING PROGRAMS, Nov 2023

Upcoming Programs 4-H Youth Development Teen Leadership Club 4-H Teen Leadership Council (TLC) Is a youth lead club that provides leadership and support to Nassau County. This club is designed to help youth get out of their...

A Spooky Garden

Happy Fall! Happy Fall, everyone! Fall is my favorite time of year. As the summer temperatures begin to wane, I feel invigorated. As the end of the month nears, trees’ leaves change to their usual colors of reds, yellows, oranges, and purples....