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Plants and Blooms for Winter in Southern Florida

November 14, 2022 |

You only get to enjoy your Florida property for the short time you’re here, so why not keep it looking it’s most beautiful with these winter gardening season plants?

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Diagnosing Problems in Your Garden Soil

November 1, 2022 |

You don’t have to be a soil expert to figure out what’s wrong with your garden soil! Here is how to identify common issues, such as root rot and fungus.

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The Best Plants to Enjoy by The Water

October 24, 2022 |

Considering things like salt-tolerance, drought-tolerance, and ability to thrive in tough weather conditions is important when choosing plants for your waterfront garden.

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Fruit Trees for Southern Florida That Bear Fruit Fast

October 19, 2022 |

Not only are they gorgeous, they produce fruit as well! You’ll love these fast-producing fruit trees —from figs to avocados, and more!

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The Best Butterfly-Friendly Shrubs for Southern Florida

October 10, 2022 |

Butterflies are beautiful and effective pollinators, so attracting them to your yard is a must! Our list of shrubs that attract pollinators starts with firebush.

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Try These 3 Plant Combo Designs for Raised Beds

October 3, 2022 |

Planting in raised garden beds makes gardening easier than ever—you can manage multiple plants at once when you create your perfect combinations!

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How to Plant a Herb Wheel Garden

September 26, 2022 |

Herb wheel gardens are a fresh new take on herb gardening that will steal your heart. To start, map your garden bed in a circle with pie-like sections for each herb.

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Why Crop Rotation Is Essential for a Healthy Garden

September 19, 2022 |

You may have heard of crop rotation for farmers’ fields, but it works for your garden too! For starters, it’s a natural pest and disease prevention method.

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How to Store and Plant Bulbs in South Florida

September 12, 2022 |

Planting spring-flowering bulbs like tulips and daffodils in the south is easier than you think. Discover the secret to growing them here in the Florida heat!

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Better Together: Your Guide to Companion Planting

September 5, 2022 |

Companion planting is all about pairing plants strategically to get bigger, tastier fruits and vegetables, larger yields, healthier soil, and so much more.

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