Morikami gardens part 1

Morikami gardens part 1

Morikami Gardens Liquid Vitae We first visited Morikami Gardens April 22, 2019 to treat the Slash Pines (Pinus elliottii var, densa) in the Rocky Point section. The Pines had chlorotic (yellowing) needles indicating a lack of nutrients.    The Morikami has sections...
Morikami gardens part 2

Morikami gardens part 2

Morikami Gardens Liquid Vitae We returned to Morikami Gardens July 1, 2019.  After 9 weeks most all slash pines that were treated showed significant growth in the pine needles coming out of the stems of tree.   All trees appeared to be reinvigorated and were extremely...
Food Forest

Food Forest

As we Journey into the Food Forest. As we grow more familiar with different plant species, we as a society are unconsciously moving toward a landscape more contributing to pollinators and accepting edible plants.  We can be truely in love with the birds and the bees...
Liquid Vitae Fertilizer

Liquid Vitae Fertilizer

  Before Liquid Vitate Treatement: Pines are yellow and chlorotic.                                       After Liquid Vitae: Pines restored to healthy, lush green...
Indigenous Coastal Soils

Indigenous Coastal Soils

Many people believe or perceive much of florida soils as “sand.”  After all, we are the floating sandbar of the South! When they go to the beach or walk around a beach property, it is very sandy.  However, in many coastal hammocks (before vegetation was removed),...