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flower garden at the UF/IFAS St. Johns County facility



Florida gardening presents unique challenges, so UF/IFAS Extension offers research-based assistance, information, and advice. The UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County horticulture program provides residential and commercial horticulture resources. Whether you are developing a vegetable garden, choosing landscape plants, or seeking information about lawn care, we can help you have a healthy and successful landscape.

flowers at UF/IFAS St. Johns County

Home Lawns and Gardens

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) means using low-maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices. Learn how you can have a beautiful landscape that could save you time, energy and money while protecting our future.

Pond at UF/IFAS St. Johns County

Green Industries Best Management Practices

Green Industries Best Management Practices (GI-BMPs) is an educational program for people working in lawn-care and landscape maintenance. The GI-BMP program teaches environmentally safe landscaping practices that help conserve and protect Florida's ground and surface waters.

St. Johns County Master Gardener volunteering at Flagler Hospital Tranquility Garden

Master Gardeners

The Florida Master Gardener Program is a volunteer-driven program that benefits UF/IFAS Extension and the citizens of Florida. The program relies on dedicated volunteers who have an interest in gardening and in giving back to their communities.