Articles and quick guides focused on teaching homeowners and professionals alike how to grow and care for different plants popular in the south Florida landscape. Everything you need to know about planting, watering, common pests and diseases and keys to growing perfect plants.
Bougainvillea- Quick Guide
Bougainvillea is a tropical woody, evergreen shrub plant native of the Brazilian coast.
Discovered in 1768, today it is commonly found throughout the world in tropical zones. In south Florida it is the king of the landscape providing spectacular winter color
Manuel Rivero……………September 4, 2016
Cacti & Succulents- A Primer for Growing & Caring
Cacti and Succulents are very adaptable houseplants and can survive under a wide variety of conditions. They are very hard to kill and if properly cared for require very little maintenance and can provide the homeowner years of pleasure.
Manuel Rivero……………November 24, 2016
Gardenia: A Quick Guide to Growing & Caring
The gardenia, without a doubt, is the most popular of all the shrubs found in the south Florida landscape. Unfortunately, it is also one of the most difficult to grow properly. With the help of this guide and a little dirt under your nails you will soon see how simple it really is to grow gardenias in your yard
Manuel Rivero……………August 2016
Quick Guide to Growing & Caring of Plumerica Punica
Plumeria punica or Bridal Bouquet is a very popular landscape plant in south Florida. This quick guide will provide home owners and professionals alike a comprehensive guide on how to grow and care for this spectacular relative of the frangipani
Manuel Rivero...............August 2016