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
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.