The Drip: Benefits of an Irrigation System

If you’re a Florida resident with a yard, an irrigation system should be the top priority on your spring maintenance checklist. However, it’s important to educate yourself on what an irrigation system is, why it’s important, ways to maintain it, and how it will fit...

Know how to manage your microclimates

In Florida, we all understand the importance of irrigation in creating a great landscape experience. We are entering what we call “dry season” as temperatures begin to rise and stabilize, but our rainfall historically slows. If your irrigation isn’t operating or...

The Drip: Let’s Get Drippin’

All living organisms need water to survive. This is especially true when it comes to plant material. When drought hits hard, all mulch beds that are properly maintained with an irrigation system will continue to thrive in lieu of minimal rainfall. It’s important to...

The Drip: Irrigation During Dry Conditions

During spring season, temperatures throughout Florida moderate from the mid to upper 70s to the low 90s. Increasing temperatures cause landscapes to demand more water. In fact, these weather conditions cause the landscape’s demand for water to be its highest of the...

The Drip: A Turf Performance in Early Fall

As usual for Florida, summertime came with an abundance of rainfall. And its effects on lawns will soon be evident in the warm, dry conditions of early fall. As a general rule, deep and infrequent watering is the best way to promote healthy turf that can better...
Pest Alert: Large Patch

Pest Alert: Large Patch

Large patch is a seasonal disease of warm-season grasses caused by the fungus Rhizoctonia solani. It typically occurs between November and May when daytime temperatures fall below 85 degrees....

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Mulch can be marvelous

Mulch can be marvelous

It’s the time of year again when many properties get spiffed up with fresh layers of mulch in planting beds. In addition to improving appearance, mulch helps block out weeds, holds moisture in the...

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The Drip: Let’s Get Drippin’

The Drip: Let’s Get Drippin’

All living organisms need water to survive. This is especially true when it comes to plant material. When drought hits hard, all mulch beds that are properly maintained with an irrigation system...

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