Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) means using low-maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices. Learn how you can have a beautiful landscape that could save you time, energy and money while protecting our future. Hernando County Utilities funds Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in Hernando County through the Water Conservation Department. Classes are held to educate citizens about FFL practices and how to save water and money in their landscapes.
Please see our calendar for a list of classes and visit our Facebook page.
Watch the Florida-Friendly Landscaping Annual Workshop here! Presentations by Lilly Browning, BJ Jarvis, Stephen Turnipseed and Carmen Bruno.
RAIN BARREL WORKSHOPS
Registration Required - 352-540-6230
All Sales Final—No Refund, No Exchange Only Checks Accepted
Recycle water! Learn the best techniques in harvesting rain water for use on your landscape.
Rain Barrels—$50 Attendance at a workshop is mandatory to purchase a rain barrel. HCUD customers receive a one-time credit of $25 on their water bill for attending a workshop and installing a barrel at their home.
Payment is due in advance with CHECKS ONLY. Write checks out to HCUD.
Volunteer Master Gardeners are available to answer your lawn and gardening questions at the
Hernando County UF/IFAS Extension Office: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Physical Address: 16110 Aviation Loop Drive Brooksville, FL 34604
Phone: (352) 754-4433
Mailing Address: PO Box 15427 Brooksville, FL 34604
Master Gardener Nursery
19490 Oliver St., Brooksville Wednesday and Saturday 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Free educational materials and resources are available at the Extension office as well
as online at these web sites:
The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program is funded by the Hernando County Utilities Department.