Master Gardeners of Hillsborough County, Florida
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Aquatic & Invasive Google Lawns Pesticides Tiny URL
Atlas, USF Plant Grass Landscape Selector Plants Vegetables
Discovery Garden HCE Extension Home Master Gardener Plant Identification Water Restrictions
Diseases HCE  Horticulture Nutrition Deficiency Plant Damage Weather
EDIS   Organic Gardening REFER  
 

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ANIMALS
Amphibians & Reptiles
Animal Poison Control
Animals (EDIS)
Armadillo, 9-Banded
UF/IFAS Butterfly Tutorials

Frogs & Toads
Moles
Nematodes
Snakes, Venomous
Spider, Venomous
Wildlife
ANIMAL INSECTS
Ants
Ants: Pest Ants
Asian Cycad Scale

● Butterfly Coloring Book (for Kids)
Butterfly Gallery (Floridata)
Butterfly Gardens
Bees: African Honey Bee
● Bees:
Honey Bee Removal
● Bees:
Pest Control Services

Chinch Bug
Nematodes
Mole Crickets
Mosquito
Rose Bugs

Ticks & Fleas
ANIMAL PESTS Click to GO TO TOP of page.
Pest Management
Pest Alerts

Ants
Aquatics & Invasives
Armyworms
Chili Thrips
Chinch Bug
Cicada Killers 
Citrus Pest Insects & Mites
Cuban Treefrog
Cupboard & Pantry Food Pests
Cutworms

Pests Fact Sheet
 
Fall Armyworms
Featured Creatures

Fire Ants
Fleas & Ticks
Grubs
Human Pest Insects
Hunting Billbugs
Insect by Host
KEY PESTS
Landscape Insects
Lawn Insect Pest Management
Lawn Caterpillars
Lovebugs
Nematodes
Mole Crickets
Mosquito
Pet Pest Management
Rose Bugs
Spider, Golden Silk
Spider, Huntsman
Spider, Spinybacked Orbweaver
Spiders, Venomous
Ticks & Fleas
Turf Pests
White Grubs
CITRUS
●  ALL (EDIS)
 Home Citrus
● 
Canker — Do not bring fruit in that is suspected of having citrus canker. It is very contagious.
  Citrus Greening:
 ►
FL Department of Agriculture & Consumer Affairs, 1-800-282-5153
 ►
US Department of Agriculture
●  Citrus Disease Identification
●  Citrus Culture
● 
Citrus Problems
DISEASES
Sudden Oak Death
EDIS, University of Florida
FORESTRY  Click to GO TO TOP of page.
Hillsborough County Urban Forestry
Palms Production & Culture Resources
Palms in the Landscape (Woody)
State Division of Forestry
Tree Fact Sheet
REFER: Rob Northrop, Urban & Community Forester, 744-5519, extension 106, HES, Email: Northrop@ifas.ufl.edu ― He provides advice, and assistance on trees, forests, and natural resources to government agencies, businesses and private landowners.
GRASS & LAWNS  Click to GO TO TOP of page.
Brown Patch
Disease Happenings (Lawn)
Disease Sample (Lawn)
Disease Sample FORM (Lawn)
Establishing a Lawn
Florida Lawn Handbook
Gray Leaf Spot
Lawn Best Management Practices
Lawn Fertilizer Rates (Chart)
Your Florida Lawn
Selecting a Grass for Lawn
Mowing
Florida Turf (unofficial UF site)
Bahiagrass
Bermudagrass
New Lawn Grasses
Ornamental Grasses
St Augustinegrass

Zoysiagrass
Pests
● Pest Control Services
Chinch Bug
Mole Cricket
Nematodes
Pest Control Guide (Lawn)
Take-all Root Rot

Weed Management
White Grub

 
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY EXTENSION
5339 South CR 579, Seffner, FL 33584-3334, (813) 744-5519,
http://hillsborough.extension.ufl.edu/index.html
HORTICULTURE FOR HOMES
HORTICULTURE FOR PROFESSIONALS
INVASIVES  Click to GO TO TOP of page.
Aquatic and Invasive 
Cuban Tree Frog

 
IFAS Assessment of the Status of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas
Invasive Species (IFAS)
LANDSCAPE SELECTOR
MASTER GARDENER
● Hillsborough County Master Gardener
FL Master Gardener Program
MG Only
Book Covers
Marina's Website
Workshops
PESTICIDES
Pesticide Emergency Resources
Pesticide Info Office, UF
National Pesticide Info Center
PLANTS  Click to GO TO TOP of page.
Aquatic & Invasive Plants
Butterfly Gardening: Get Started

● Butterfly Milkweed Handling Hazards (Toxic)
Citrus
Plant Atlas
Florida-Friendly Plant Database

Florida Plants Online
● Florida NATIVE PLANTS (Florida)
  ►
EDIS Listing
  ►
Plant Society
  ► Plant Nurseries Database
  ►
Association of FL Native Nurseries
● Milkweed Handling Hazards (Toxic)
Nutrient Deficiencies

Non-Native Plants in Native Areas
Ornamentals Production


PALMS:
  ► Lethal Yellowing (Disease)
  ► Maintenance
  ►
Palms Production & Culture
  ►
Palms in the Landscape (Woody)
Plant Answers
Plant Fact Sheet 
Plant Pathology (Penn State)
Plant Profiles
Propagation
Roses: Bugs & More
Woody Ornamentals & Storm Damage)
Woody Plants
PLANT ID
● Plant Identification
● Plant Damage Key:
General
● Plant Damage Key: Specific Plant Part
● Plant Damage Key:
Seeds
VEGETABLES
Vegetables Diseases (Cornell)
Diseases
(TX A&M)
Vegetable Guide (UF)
WATER RESTRICTIONS  Click to GO TO TOP of page.
●  Hillsborough County
● 
Plant City
● 
Southwest Water Management District
●  Tampa
● 
Temple Terrace
WEATHER
Convert knots to MPH
Florida Automated Weather Network (FAWN)
National Weather Service (Tampa)
Severe Weather Tracking
● 7-day Forecast (TBO)
Brandon (Animated)
Intelicast: Florida
● Intellicast:
Tampa Bay
● Intellicast:
U.S.
Hurricane: NOAA
Hurricane: NOAA Photos
● Hurricane: Atlantic Region GOES-East
● Hurricane:
Tropical Cyclones, a Satellite Perspective
● Hurricane: Western North Atlantic GOES-East Satellite Images — LIVE
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