Posts Categorized: Tips & Tricks

May tips for South Florida landscapes

Calibrating Your Irrigation System Photo by Michael Gutierrez, UF/IFAS Calibrating your sprinkler system means figuring out how long you need to run your sprinkler system to apply the correct amount of water. In most Florida soils, the correct amount is 1/2 to 3/4 inches of water. This rate varies depending on your location in the… Read more »

April tips & tricks to outdoor living.

Outdoor Living Outdoor living spaces are places where you can gather to appreciate your landscape and enjoy your friends and family. There are many facets to our landscapes—they’re for relaxation, edible gardening, socializing, playing with our children or pets, and so much more. Here you’ll find information on everything in our yards besides plants. Outdoor… Read more »

Hummingbird tip’s & trick’s for Florida landscapes

Time to add a little nature to your landscaping with humming bird feeders this month for your enjoyment. We will discuss how to go about purchasing or building your very own. Hummingbird Feeders A hummingbird approaches the feeder. Photo courtesy of Annkatrin Rose. (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) While the best source of food for hummingbirds is one… Read more »