Environmental Horticulture

The goal of the Environmental Horticulture program is to enrich lives through proper selection and maintenance of plant material while preserving and enhancing Florida's unique natural environment. Educating and assisting Indian River County residents and industry professionals are key aspects of the program.

Want the Perfect Gift for the Gardener in Your Life?

Indian River County Extension in Vero Beach has a supply of the following great items for the home garden, available now in the Extension office at 1028 20th Place, Vero Beach. For more information, e-mail: violetk@ufl.edu

 

Vegetable Gardening book 135 pp. full color photos throughout

Vegetable Gardening in Florida, by James Stephens - $20.00

From the founder of the Master Gardener program,how to successfully grow vegetables in Florida, whether you are growing beans, tomatoes, herbs or any other Florida crop. Price includes tax.

55 laminated flip cards in full color Palm disorders flip book

Disorders & Diseases of Ornamental Palms - $15.00
2nd edition

ID deck with cross-referenced color photos of symptoms and the potential problems that cause them. An importsant diagnostic tool for landscape professionals and backyard gardeners alike.

All prices include taxes. Cash or checks accepted only.

For more information e-mail: violetk@ufl.edu

Links

Indian River County Commercial Horticulture -

Indian River County Environmental Horticulture -

Indian River County Master Gardeners -

Florida Friendly Landscaping -FFL

FloridaYards.org - Interactive yard planning & plant database

New: Florida Friendly Landscape Guide

Horticulture ALERTS - Visit this page to see if there are currently any environmental (pest, weather, etc.) alerts you should be aware of.

Horticulture Agent Nickie Munroe

Nickie Munroe

IRC Extension Environmental Horticulture Agent I
772-770-5030 x 4

E-mail: LNMunroe@ufl.edu

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