False Roselle Flowers

Flowers of False Roselle appear in the fall and winter, and may not be noticed because of the color of the foliage.  Photo courtesy of Mark Shelby, formerly of UF/IFAS - Sarasota County

(from Dan Culbert's "Red Leafed Hibiscus for Easy Color" article, June 26, 2005)

Fall in Florida

Now is the time to plant your winter vegetable and herb gardens, prune early before November so the new growth has a chance to harden off in case of cold spells, get that last fertilizing & mulching done, and plan for nasty winters we hope that never arrive.


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