Tag Archive: Plan

Plan Carefully with Indian Hawthorn

One of the most commonly used shrubs in landscapes is the Indian hawthorn, Rhapheolepsis indica. Although not native to Florida, it can be a very attractive shrub when used properly in landscapes. Plants offer spring flowers in pinks and whites followed by berries that are a food source for birds. Indian hawthorn as a single …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/07/plan-carefully-with-indian-hawthorn/

Plan Ahead for “Pomp and Circumstance”

Photo credit: IFAS Communication Services Do you have a high school senior in your life in the near or not-so-near future? If so, it’s never too early to begin planning and preparing for the expenses associated with senior year. For starters, here are some typical expenses: Class ring – While this may be purchased during …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/14/plan-ahead-for-pomp-and-circumstance/

Plan Carefully Around Home Foundations

Variety is the spice of life and more homeowners are incorporating this philosophy into the design of their homes. Windows especially are becoming more of a design feature, so we should change our philosophy on landscaping around them. Windows allow us to feel connected to the outdoors and allow natural light to pass into the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/10/plan-carefully-around-home-foundations/

Cold Weather Approaching: Have a Citrus Protection Plan in Place

On the night of November 13th,  a mild freeze of 30°F occured in parts of Northwest Florida.  Don’t be caught without a citrus protection plan ! Satsuma Tree protected with micro-irrigation. Image Credit: UF IFAS Jackson County Extension How cold does it have to get before citrus in Northwest Florida needs to be protected? A concrete answer …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/18/cold-weather-approaching-have-a-citrus-protection-plan-in-place/

Creating a Plan for Your 4-H Club

Welcome to the new 4-H year! As you begin making plans to re-connect with your club members and families, make plans to create a year-long plan for your 4-H Club. Why should your 4-H club plan up to a year in advance? A plan will help to: Meet the needs of all members Share responsibilities (among …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/09/13/creating-a-plan-for-your-4-h-club/