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Horticulture is another word for gardening. In fact, horticulture can mean home
gardening, urban forestry, Florida Yards and Neighborhoods, the Master Gardener
program, safe pesticide use, and Commercial Horticultural topics. Gardening is
America's number one hobby and Florida Friendly landscapes are a part of almost
everyone's lifestyle in Southwest Florida.
our growing population to make smart and safe decisions concerning plant
selection, planting and aftercare adds beauty and value to everybody's property
and the community. Informed consumers, hand-in-hand with quality landscape
professionals, can also help support the large Florida "Green Industry" economy.
We are here to help you to become successful gardeners, educated consumers and
Professional Landscape Managers with the research-based, unbiased information
generated from the University of Florida, Institute of Agricultural and Food
Sciences, Extension Service.
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