Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute is a one-minute long radio show that shares practical tips on Florida-Friendly Landscaping™. Based on University of Florida horticultural research, the show airs twice every weekday and all shows are supported with helpful online links for more information.

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute is brought to you by the UF/IFAS Extension Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

The show is hosted by Tom Wichman.

This Week's Episodes

Click below for each episode's audio, transcript and links to related resources.

Sources of Native Plants - July 13, 2020
Native plants can be great to add to your landscape. Learn where best to find them.

Fakahatchee Grass - July 14, 2020
Learn about all the great attributes this native ornamental grass brings to the landscape.

Compost Bins - July 15, 2020
Making compost is easy, especially if you have a bin. Learn why you should want a bin for your compost.

Florida Soils - July 16, 2020
Florida soils are quite diverse. Find out what soils are prevalent in your region.

Hummingbird Gardens - July 17, 2020
Hummingbirds are mezmerizing animals. Learn how to attract these amazing critters to your landscape.


Last Week's Episodes

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Rain Gauges - July 6, 2020
Adding a rain gauge to your home or landscape will help you save water and take better care of your plants. Learn more about their benefits.

Bat Houses - July 7, 2020
Bats can consume large quantities of mosquitoes and other insects each night. Learn why you should have one in your landscape.

Earthworms in Your Landscape - July 8, 2020
Earthworms can be a gardener's friend. Learn more about all the benefits they provide.

Irrigation Water Quality - July 9, 2020
Not all water is created equal. Learn how to deal with your irrigation water despite the source.

Understanding Plant Labels - July 10, 2020
When shopping for plants, we often forget to look at the labels. Find out all the valuable information you can find on a plant label.


Past Episodes

You can find all of the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute episodes in the
Episode Archive.