Mary Derrick

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Name: Mary Derrick
Date registered: January 24, 2013
URL: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu

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Residential Horticulture Extension Agent UF/IFAS Santa Rosa County Extension

Latest posts

  1. Join us for the Spring Festival of Flowers and Flower Show! — March 30, 2017
  2. What are Microplastics? — January 17, 2017
  3. Take a Bite Out of Hunger! — October 11, 2016
  4. Eclectic Gardening Class! — September 29, 2016
  5. Prepare for Lots of Rain! — August 8, 2016

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Join us for the Spring Festival of Flowers and Flower Show!

The University of Florida, IFAS and the Pensacola State College Milton Campus invites you to join them for one of the largest festivals of the season Friday through Sunday, April 7 – 9. Friday & Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday 9am – 4pm. Highlights: Many plant vendors, including the Santa Rosa Master Gardeners and UF Student …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/03/30/join-us-for-the-spring-festival-of-flowers-and-flower-show/

What are Microplastics?

Free program “Microplastics: Tiny pieces causing big problems in our waters.” Join Chris Verlinde, UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County Sea Grant Extension agent, to learn about the impacts associated with microplastics pollution in our waters on Friday January 20 at 10 a.m. – Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive in Gulf Breeze. No registration required. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2017/01/17/what-are-microplastics/

Take a Bite Out of Hunger!

Join UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County Extension and the Florida Peanut Producers Association to help take a bite out of hunger by participating in our local peanut butter drive! This is the 5th year of providing our local food pantries with one of their most sought after staple foods. The Florida Peanut Producers Association will …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/10/11/take-a-bite-out-of-hunger-2/

Eclectic Gardening Class!

Eclectic gardening will be the topic of the October 24 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Florida Master Gardeners Jaci Zwierzchowski and Sandra Sherman will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the outdoor classroom under the oaks in the UF Milton Gardens. In the event of rain, the program will be held …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/09/29/eclectic-gardening-class/

Prepare for Lots of Rain!

The National Weather Service is predicting approximately 9 to 11 inches of rain for Santa Rosa County Tuesday through Saturday. This places the county in a significant threat area for flooding along rivers and creeks with flash floods possible. Be careful!

Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/08/08/prepare-for-lots-of-rain/

Bonsai Class!

Bonsai will be the topic of the April 25 “Mondays in the Gardens” series at the Pensacola State College Milton campus, 5988 Highway 90 in Milton. Pierre Kaufke will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in room 4902 in the 4900 building at the back or north end of the campus. This …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2016/04/18/bonsai-class/

Experience Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials!

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials will be the topic of the October 19 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. This program had originally been scheduled on September 28 but was cancelled due to rain. Santa Rosa Master Gardeners will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom. The program …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/10/08/experience-fall-blooming-shrubs-and-perennials/

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials Program

Fall Blooming Shrubs and Perennials will be the topic of the September 28 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Santa Rosa Master Gardeners will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom. The program will feature a tour of blooming plants in the UF Milton Garden. Mondays in the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/09/14/fall-blooming-shrubs-and-perennials-program/

Panhandle Butterfly House Plant Sale

The Panhandle Butterfly House will have a plant sale on Saturday, June 20 from 10 am until 3 pm or until all plants are sold.  Come early for the best selection! All plants are annuals or perennials that serve as nectar or host plants for butterflies. Expertise on how to plan and care for a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/06/11/panhandle-butterfly-house-plant-sale/

Mondays in the Gardens: Ferns

Ferns will be the topic of the June 1 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Tina Tuttle, a certified NGC Gardening Consultant and Landscape Design Consultant, will lead the one hour presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom.  This educational session will include information on the biology of ferns along with how …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2015/05/08/mondays-in-the-gardens-ferns/

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