Tag Archive: Annuals

Treat Tulips as Annuals in Florida

Tulips at the U.S. Botanical Garden in Washington, D.C. Image Credit: IFAS Gardening Solutions Q. I’ve seen the beautiful tulips of Amsterdam and would like to grow some here in North Florida. So I ordered some tulip bulbs. Can I plant these in North Florida?  A. Tulips are treated as annuals in Florida. We have …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/12/01/treat-tulips-as-annuals-in-florida/

Annuals Provide Summer Color

  Verbena in full bloom. Image Credit: David W. Marshall, UF / IFAS Marigold As the weather warms and we approach the last expected frost date, it’s time to start planning our warm season annuals. Annuals are plants that complete their life cycle in one season.  In North Florida, we recognize two annual color seasons: Winter …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/10/annuals-provide-summer-color/

Winter Annuals: A Fantastic Color Option

Delphiniums As the weather changes, so should your flower bed.  Annual flowers provide fantastic color to landscapes with months of flowers or attractive foliage, but the trade-off is that they give you all they’ve got over one growing season. There are two main groups of annuals, summer (warm season) and winter (cool season).  Summer annuals …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/18/winter-annuals-a-fantastic-color-option/