Gardening

November Gardening for Jackson County

The weather is finally cooling down and it is a wonderful time to get out and garden. Here are a few tips for things you can do in November. What to Plant Annuals/Bedding plants: Pansy, viola, and chrysanthemum create great fall color. See Annuals: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_annual_landscape_plants Bulbs: Bulbs to plant include amaryllis, crinum, and daylily. Plant …

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North Florida September Gardening Guide

What to Plant in September Annuals/Bedding plants: Try ageratum, celosia, zinnia, and wax begonia for color into fall. See Annuals: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_annual_landscape_plants Bulbs: Add color, texture, and pattern to the garden with the many varieties of elephant’s ear (Alocasia spp.), calla, narcissus, and zephyr lily. See Elephant’s Ear: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_elephants_ear and Bulbs for Florida: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_bulbous_flowers Herbs: Plant Mexican tarragon, mint, rosemary, and basil. See Herbs: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_herbs Vegetables: It is time …

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New UF Publication: North Florida Gardening Calendar (link enclosed)

North Florida Gardening Calendar (ENH1190/EP451) Give cold-damaged palms proper care to encourage their recovery in February. In April, monitor landscape plants weekly for aphids on tender new growth. Annuals that can take full sun during hot summer months include celosia, portulaca, vinca, and some coleus. In September, plant cool-season vegetable crops, such as radish, carrot, …

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