Lawn & Garden Advice for Northwest Florida

Larry Williams, UF/IFAS Extension Agent for Okaloosa County, offers lawn and garden advice specific to Northwest Florida.

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  1. October gardening in Northwest Florida

    by , 09-29-2011 at 05:28 PM (Lawn & Garden Advice for Northwest Florida)
    October brings welcomed relief from summerís heat. And it is a great time to be outside in your garden.

    David Marshall, UF/IFAS Extension Agent in Leon County, and I provide ideas on things to do during October in your landscape and garden in todayís article.

    Fall is the best time for planting shrubs. Fall planted shrubs have all winter to grow roots and so will be better established when spring and summer heat again arrive. Your newly planted shrubs will need regular ...