Maintaining your landscaping for your Florida home does not have to be difficult. When planting, it is important to make sure you use Florida natural trees, shrubs, and landscaping materials. Using this step will help make sure what you have in your yard is going to survive. It can become costly to keep replace dead plants that can’t survive the Florida winters and summers. There are some plants, trees and shrubs that are going to do better in this area than others. Choosing the right plants now, will save you lots of Port Orange yard work in the future.
There are a couple of Florida landscaping websites that you can review for free online to find information about landscaping in Florida. Most of these Florida landscaping sites are regional specific. Start by checking the Florida Friendly Landscaping site by the University of Florida. This Florida landscaping site offers a database filled with Florida-friendly plants and an interactive yard tool that is helpful for work on your own landscape design. You can also call Volusia County AG Center with questions specific to Volusia County.
Use Florida friendly plants and enjoy what your landscaping has to offer year round.