Florida-Friendly Living: Smart Choices, Simple Changes

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Introductory video about Florida Friendly Living through Simple Changes

Welcome to Florida-Friendly Living, a Web site of the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program.

Please take a few minutes now to explore the interactive “home” shown above. By clicking on each icon, you will discover simple methods for creating a Florida-Friendly Landscape as well as strategies for “going green" at home.

Florida-Friendly Landscaping is an innovative approach to maintaining an attractive, colorful, and diverse yard. It is friendly to wildlife and is less work than the traditional yards we've known for decades.

In addition to creating an appealing backdrop to your home, a Florida-Friendly Landscape becomes an asset to the environment, protecting natural resources and preserving the state's unique beauty. Recognizing the home landscape as part of a larger natural system will help you make sound decisions in creating a Florida-Friendly yard.

For additional information on the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program, please visit http://fyn.ifas.ufl.edu.