Many counties in Florida now require that new commercial landscapes contain a percentage of native plants. Native landscapes are easier to maintain, use less water and thrive without chemical pesticides and fertilizers. Native Florida Plants describes every type of regional floraa-from seaside foliage and wildflowers to grassy meadows, shrubs, vines, and aquatic gardensa-in 301 profiles and accompanying color photographs.Podocarpus does not tolerate exces sive moisture and is prone to root rot, while this buttonwood does well in areas with poor ... Podocarpus, however, does excel in shady spots and tolerates pruning much better than the buttonwood.
|Title||:||Native Florida Plants|
|Author||:||Robert G. Haehle, Joan Brookwell|
|Publisher||:||Taylor Trade Publishing - 2004-01-01|