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Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program

Florida Friendly Landscaping
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Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program

Homeowner Webinar Series


FFL's webinars for homeowners and residents provide science-based information from UF/IFAS experts to help your Florida landscape thrive while caring for the environment.

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2022 Webinar Schedule

DateWebinar Topic
January 18 Gardening for Birds – Jim Davis
February 15 Toxic Plants – Dr. Chris Marble
March 15 Pruning for the Homeowner – Jamielyn Daugherty
April  – No webinar –
May 17 Youth Gardening – Eva Pabon
June 21 Design with Intent – Dr. Taylor Clem
July 19 Plant Explorers – Erin Alvarez
August 16 Gardening for Bees – Dr. Rachel Mallinger
September 20 Lethal Bronzing and Alternative Palms – Dr. Brian Bahder
October  – No webinar –
November Flip My Florida Yard with the Master Gardener Volunteers Group
December Design with Color with Florida-Friendly Communities – Dr. Gail Hansen


Recorded Webinars

Design with Intent - June 21, 2022
Dr. Taylor Clem - UF/IFAS Extension
Youth Gardening - May 17, 2022
Eva Pabon - UF/IFAS Extension
Pruning for the Homeowner - March 15, 2022
Jamielyn Daugherty, UF/IFAS Extension 
Common Toxic and Wicked Plants - February 15, 2022
Dr. Chris Marble, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture
Gardening for Birds - January 18, 2022
Jim Davis, Extension Agent, UF/IFAS Extension
Native Plant Propagation - December 7, 2021
Dr. Sandy Wilson, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture
Introduction to Efficient Irrigation - November 16, 2021
Laura Vasquez, Extension Agent, UF/IFAS Miami-Dade County Extension
Tea: A Horticultural and Ethnobotanical Perspective - October 19, 2021
Dr. Bart Schutzman, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture 
How to Hire a Landscape Professional - September 21, 2021
Tom Wichman, GI-BMP Statewide Coordinator, UF/IFAS FFL
Fall Vegetable Gardening - August 17, 2021
Dr. Norma Samuel, Extension Agent, UF/IFAS Sumter County
Basil Breeding at the University of Florida - July 20, 2021
Dr. David Clark, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture
How to Attract Wildlife to Your Yard - June 15, 2021
Lynn Barber, Extension Agent, UF/IFAS Hillsborough County 
So You Say You're Florida-Friendly? Addressing Misconceptions and Finding Solutions - May 19, 2021
Dr. Esen Momol, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program Director; Tina McIntyre, Extension Agent, UF/IFAS Extension Seminole County; Claire Lewis, Florida-Friendly Communities Statewide Coordinator; and a panel of other experts
Medicinal Plants - May 18, 2021
Blake Costine, Environmental Horticulture Graduate Student
Horticultural Therapy – April 20, 2021
Leah Diehl, UF Wilmot Botanical Gardens Director of Therapeutic Horticulture
Turfgrass for Homeowners - March 30, 2021
Dr. Brian Unruh, UF/IFAS Turf Extension Specialist
Creating Biodiversity in Yards - February 16, 2021
Dr. Gail Hansen, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture
Garden Design - October 21, 2020
Dr. Gail Hansen, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture
Controlling Yard Pests Naturally - September 9, 2020
Amanda Marek, Florida-Friendly Landscaping Agent at UF/IFAS Extension Marion County
Right Plant, Right Place: Florida-Friendly Plants! - August 12, 2020
Tina McIntyre, Florida-Friendly Landscaping Agent at UF/IFAS Extension Seminole County
How to Identify Common & Uncommon Landscape Palms - June 24, 2020
Stephen Brown, Extension Agent at UF/IFAS Extension Lee County
Composting - May 20, 2020
Lisa Meredith, Composting, Community and School Gardens Program Coordinator at UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County
Dr. Wilson's Top 10 Native Plants for Florida Yards - April 29, 2020
Dr. Sandra Wilson, Professor of Environmental Horticulture at the University of Florida
Florida Butterfly Garden Design - April 15, 2020
Tia Silvasy, UF/IFAS Orange County Extension Agent,
Non-chemical Weed Control Methods - February 25, 2020
Dr. Chris Marble, Assistant Professor of Environmental Horticulture at the University of Florida