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Invasive and Nuisance Shrubs

Dan This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom continues her series on invasive plants letting you know about the shrubs that can be invasive and a nuisance in your garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Invasive and Nuisance Shrubs Japanese Barberry is a beautiful thorny shrub with red berries and leaves. This aggressive plant tolerates shade and drought. It requires little maintenance and …

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Senator Takes Aim Again at Garden Regulations

Dan Florida, Industry News Release

After being unable to get the House to go along during the 2018 legislative session, state Senator Rob Bradley, R-Fleming Island, will try again to prevent local governments from regulating homeowners’ vegetable gardens. Bradley last week filed a bill (SB 82) that would largely bar regulations on vegetable gardens on residential property. The bill stems from a legal dispute between …

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Unique Succulent Garden Ideas

Dan This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom lets you know how you can add a little magic, intrigue, and uniqueness to your garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Unique Succulent Garden Ideas Succulents are geometrical plants that can be used as a centerpiece, as a houseplant, as well as incorporated in edging and container gardens. They do well in dryer climates, require only …

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Ornamental Trees You Can Grow that are Edible

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom tells you about a few trees that will add a little extraordinary to your garden with an edible ornamental. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Ornamental Trees that are Edible Trees can be ornamental for many reasons: leaf shape, stunning colors, growth patterns, or even the bark. There are also trees with edible leaves, edible flowers, and …