Current Florida Summer Gardening Problems

Due to the large amounts of rain we’ve been receiving lately, many of us (self included) are experiencing problems of standing water in our lawns.  If not corrected, this can cause rotting, disease, and death of our lawn grass.  But that’s not all our worries.  Many have reported to me about problems of large grasshoppers eating the foliage of many of our plants, especially crinum lilies and cannas.  Others have mentioned invasion of ants, roaches, and scorpions in their homes.  These latter pests should disappear as the outdoors begins to dry out.

In the meantime, suggest you visit solutionsforyourlife.com website to learn about specific solutions to any of these problems.

Advertisements

About AskthePlantMaster

I have 50 years of horticultural experience, am currently a Master Gardener in Central Florida. In addition, I'm a Horticulture Instructor and retired Parks Manager and Arborist. I love plants and would love to help you with yours!
This entry was posted in grasshoppers, Insects, Plant Pests, Summer Florida Gardening and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Questions and Comments

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s