Purple coneflower Florida-Friendly Landscaping™

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ is a cost-efficient method of landscaping that uses nine integrated landscape principles. You  not only reduce your maintenance, but minimize the amount of water, fertilizer and pesticides in your landscape, while also protecting Florida's natural resources.

       Getting Started with Florida-Friendly Landscaping™

       Florida-Friendly Plant Resources

       Florida-Friendly Lawn Care

       Florida- Friendly Irrigation

       Florida-Friendly Fertilizing

potted plants  Florida Gardening Calendar

The Gardening Calendar gives Florida gardeners a monthly guide for what to plant and do in their gardens and includes links to useful gardening websites, all based on University of Florida research and expertise.

Three different editions of the calendar provide specific tips for each of Florida’s climate zones--North, Central, and South.

Which region does your county fall in? Find out by viewing the gardening region map!

potted plants  School Gardening Guide

Grow to Learn is the new school gardening guide produced by UF/IFAS. (23 MB .pdf file)