Landscaping

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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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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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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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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Mondays in the Garden: Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental Grasses will be the topic of the April 27 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Barry Ballard, Plant Health Specialist for Emerald Coast Growers, 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 many ornamental grasses that grow in the …

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What to Do About Weeds!

Weeds along a walkway

A free gardening program on controlling weeds in your garden, “Weeds – If You Can’t Beat ‘em, Grow ‘em!”, will be the focus of a garden program on June 28 at 10 a.m. at Pensacola State College, Milton Campus in Building 4800, room 4815. Amy Horner, PSC Professor and Program Coordinator of Landscape and Horticulture …

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Design a Butterfly Garden

Buckeye butterfly feeding on nectar

Butterflies are not only beautiful to look at in your landscape; they serve as important pollinators of your fruiting plants. Attracting them to your garden and incorporating some features to get them to stay and reproduce involves a little planning ahead of time for optimum results. Choose a location that provides some protection from wind. …

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Amaryllis in the Springtime!

red and white amaryllis

Growing amaryllis will be the focus of the March 18 “Mondays in the Gardens” series. Sally Menk, a Santa Rosa Master Gardner for 24 years, will lead the presentation beginning at 10 a.m. in the UF shade garden classroom. Monday in the Gardens is a free gardening program being offered at the UF/IFAS West Florida …

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Turf Tuesdays

Learn all the latest on maintaining a healthy lawn from the experts. This four-week series will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Santa Rosa County Extension Service. Schedule: February 26: pH, soil types, soil testing, turf types March 5: fertilization March 12: weed control March 19: irrigation     …

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Learn about Antique Roses!

rose bushes along a fence

Join in learning about antique roses at the “Mondays in the Gardens” free gardening program offered at the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center Gardens under the direction of Santa Rosa County Master Gardeners.  Monday, February 18th at 10 AM Sally Menk will deliver a presentation, “Antique Roses – Their History and Care” in …

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