Fyn Florida Yards & Neighborhoods

Other Resources

Helpful Resources- Enjoy the following links:

Tar Flower

And remember to give us your input! Take this quick survey that will help us shape future programs. It should take less than 10 minutes to complete.

  • Florida Yard & Neighborhoods UF-IFAS

    • The state's central webpage featuring information on the nine principles and plant selection for homeowners, builders, developers, and green industry or landscaping professionals.
  • Florida-Friendly Landscaping

    • An interactive website with landscaping tutorials, plant selection database, and an "interactive" yard.
  • Edis.ifas.ufl.edu

    • EDIS is the Electronic Data Information Source of UF/IFAS Extension, a collection of information on topics relevant to you.
  • UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions

    • Gardening Solutions brings Florida homeowners and gardeners the best information about Florida-Friendly plants, sustainable landscape practices, and ways to beautify your yard and garden. Gardening Solutions is a program of the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS).
  • UF/IFAS Center for Landscape and Ecology

    • The Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology promotes the protection and preservation of Florida's natural resources and quality of life through responsible landscape management. Check out the latest research on sustainable urban landscapes.
  • Seminole County Water Conservation

    • The Environmental Services department provides the services that you rely on every day such as clean, quality drinking water, wastewater collection and treatment, irrigation supply, recycling, and trash.
  • Seminole County Water Atlas Lake Management Program

    • Learn about Seminole County lakes' water quality and their management.
  • SJRWMD, Water Conservation

    • The St. Johns River Water Management District is responsible for managing ground-water and surface water resources in all or part of 18 counties in northeast and east central Florida.
  • Waterwise Landscaping

    • St. John's Water Management District's waterwise plant database is searchable to help you find the right plants for your landscape.
  • Florida Water Star

    • Florida Water StarSM is a water conservation certification program for new and existing homes and commercial developments.
  • Florida Native Plant Society

    • The mission of the Florida Native Plant Society is to promote the preservation, conservation, and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida.
  • Florida Native Nurseries

    • "Growing, planting and promoting Florida native plants for sustainable landscapes." Learn which nurseries supply specific native plants.
  • Florida Wildflowers

    • The Florida Wildflower Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich lives with Florida's native wildflowers. Learn, grow, and participate in local events through the website.
  • UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

    • The UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants is a multidisciplinary research, teaching and extension unit directed to develop environmentally sound techniques for the management of aquatic and natural area weed species and to coordinate aquatic plant research activities within the State of Florida.
  • Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council

    • The mission of the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council is to support the management of invasive exotic plants in Florida's natural areas by providing a forum for the exchange of scientific, educational and technical information. The Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council is a non-profit organization and is not a regulatory agency.
  • Seminole County Greenways and Natural Lands

    • The Greenways and Natural Lands division includes several different programs that maintain various facilities/properties that are unstaffed throughout the county. These include: Natural Lands Program, Unstaffed Parks and Boat Ramps, Trails and the Memorial Program.
  • Trees Are Good, International Society of Arboriculture

    • TreesAreGood.org provides the public with educational information about the benefits of trees and how to properly care for trees in the urban environment. The site contains resourves from the International Society of Arborculture, and also provides a collection of reliable tree care information provided by other industry organizations.
  • Trees: Know Where You Grow

    • Duke Energy's mission is to provide clean, reliable and affordable energy to our customers - 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Learn what we're doing to plan for success in the low-emission, decarbonized economy and how we're leading the fight for responsible energy and environmental policy.
  • Firewise Landscaping

    • Fire in Florida is a series of short radio spots highlighting an aspect of fire in Florida. Brought to you by the University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation, this site expands upon the radio topics with resources and information on who to contact for additional information.

What do you want to know? UF/IFAS has Solutions for Your Life