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NATIVE PLANTS and Non-Pest Exotics for Florida Landscapes

Hope you enjoy some pictures of some of the Best shrubs and vines for South Florida Landscapes. Many are native plants, others are non-invasive, non-pest exotics which offer nectar through their flowers to local butterflies and overwintering hummingbirds. Some of the best roses are antique chinas and hardy humidity tolerant teas. Many of the flowering plants have wonderful scent or provide fruit or seeds for local bird habitat.

Below: Dwarf Powder Puff, a butterfly and hummingbird attractant.

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What does it mean to go Green in the Living Landscape?

Green means Sustainability, creating and maintaining a landscape which conserves and preserves our energy, our water, our natural resources, our air quality, our environment and our way of life, and promoting an environment that will endure and provide into the future.

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