Lawn & Garden Advice for Northwest Florida

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

689-5850 or 729-1400, Ext. 5850

  1. Time for fall vegetable garden

    by , 09-13-2011 at 02:21 PM (Lawn & Garden Advice for Northwest Florida)
    Some gardeners quit with their gardens when the summer vegetables begin to die. But you can take advantage of the garden space by planting cool-season vegetables.

    Cool-season vegetables include many of the leafy-green vegetables such as cabbage, collards and spinach. Other cool-season vegetables that you can enjoy include radish, beets and carrots. Let's take a closer look at some of the plants to be planted for the fall.

    Broccoli is an excellent crop for the home garden. ...