Wines in the Wild a Glowing Success!

SCCF’s 14th annual Wines in the Wild was a huge success! A sold-out crowd attended the Nov. 17 event presented by Bank of the Islands at the Bailey Homestead Preserve.…

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Meet the Interns: Julianna Zeltman

Julianna Zeltman recently joined SCCF as an intern for the Native Landscapes and Garden Center. She is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in…

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Seaside Goldenrod Signals Fall

Seasonal changes in south Florida can be subtle in comparison to other parts of the country. The prolific clusters of flower buds that begin to appear on seaside goldenrod (Solidago…

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Meet the Natives: Black Torch

Black torch (Erithalis fruticose) is evergreen and its lightly fragrant white flowers bloom throughout the year. The fruits are plentiful and start out greenish-white and mature to pink to dark…

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What’s Poppin’ Up in Your Yard?

The aftermath of Hurricane Ian has left landscapes with large, open areas of exposed soil. These exposed, sunny areas are perfect conditions for many opportunistic species to germinate. As spring…

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