Downy Mildew on Viburnum Awabuki: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Viburnum Awabuki is a popular shrub grown for its attractive glossy evergreen leaves and delicate white flowers. However, like any plant, Viburnum Awabuki is susceptible to various diseases and pests. One such disease is Downy Mildew, which can cause significant damage if left untreated. Introduction Downy Mildew is a fungal disease that affects a wide […]
2023 Sarasota Irrigation Restrictions
All residents of unincorporated Sarasota County shall follow landscape and irrigation water restrictions. The year round restrictions apply to sources of water including well, pond, or utility system used for manual and automated irrigation systems except for low-volume Irrigation, spot treatment, residential drip lines, soaker hoses, and reclaimed water. Failure to comply with these restrictions may result in code […]
Frost Damage & What To Do About It
We have all experienced a devastating blow from Mother Nature in the form of a major frost and freeze. Even though we covered our plants damage still occurred. Frost cloth give a temperature buffer of about 4‐5 degrees F. I know that the I‐75 area of Sarasota near Bee Ridge Road received temperatures of 25 […]
Trimming Palm Trees
n many subdivisions around town, homeowners are being given reminders to have their palm trees trimmed.
Basketgrass is a weed that shows up only in the summer and dies off in the winter. It only grows in shady areas of the turf and flowerbeds. In flower beds, you can spray roundup or other non-selective weed killers.