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Horticulture Extension agents provide homeowners, HOA, plant nurseries and landscape professionals with information on Florida Friendly Landscape plants (FFL) including lawn care, plant selection, water conservation, insect and disease management through a variety of workshops. Master Gardener volunteers also work with schools training Jr. Master Gardeners on projects such as community gardens.  They provide thousands of hours of service to the local community.  Volunteers also answer questions and conduct soil pH tests in county offices while creating educational opportunities to expand the educational mission of UF/IFAS.

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Larval and nectar plants for the tiger swallowtail.

Here in Northeast Florida, the tiger swallowtail lays its eggs mostly on sweetbay magnolia, Magnolia virginiana, but has been known to use the tulip tree, Liriodendrum tulipifera. Butterfly want to lay their eggs on a good...
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Microgreens – Landscape Matters 2019

Landscape Matters Wednesday, September 18, 10 a.m. Yulee County Building 86026 Pages Dairy Road. (Take US 17 North, pass over the railroad tracks, and turn left on Pages Dairy Road. The building is attached to...
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Herbs – Landscape Matters 2019

Landscape Matters Wednesday, November 20, 10 a.m. Yulee County Building 86026 Pages Dairy Road. (Take US 17 North, pass over the railroad tracks, and turn left on Pages Dairy Road. The building is attached to the...
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