Fyn Florida Yards & Neighborhoods

Florida-Friendly Landscaping

A Florida-Friendly Landscape is a quality landscape that is designed, installed and maintained according to the nine Florida-Friendly Landscaping Principles.  It means using low-maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices.

Free Water Clinic!  For more information about how to arrange for a free water clinic, email Taryn Sudol, Florida-Friendly Landscaping Extension Agent.

How much should you water your lawn at different times of the year?  Let us tell you! Sign-up to receive quarterly emails on how long to run your sprinklers each season. Quarterly Sprinkler Notice

Give us your input!  Take this quick survey that will helps us shape future programs.  Survey will take less than 10 minutes to complete.

Florida Yards & NeighborhoodsThe Florida Yards & Neighborhoods (FYN) Homeowner program educates homeowners about how to design, install, and maintain healthy landscapes that use a minimum of water, fertilizer, and pesticides. The result? Low-cost, low-maintenance, attractive landscapes that add value to your community and reduce the chance of polluting the water supply. Watch this short video to learn more.


  • Fertilize Responsibly

  • Tips on Reducing Stormwater Runoff

  • Water Efficiency

The Florida Yards & Neighborhoods program sponsored by:

Seminole County Environmental Services  Seminole County Environmental Services

Seminole County Watershed Management

City of Altamonte Springs            City of Lake Mary

 City of Longwood      City of Oviedo

  City of Sanford    City of Winter Springs    City of Maitland

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