The beautiful palm trees you see in your neighborhood could be gone soon, WFTV reports. A plant disease called Fusarium is spreading in central Florida and “there is no turning back,” horticultural experts tell WPTV. The disease affects specific species
In Lake County Thursday, crews are busy cleaning up after a nasty night of storms. The Thursday evening storm took down several big trees near downtown Tavares. “Typical of what we get this time of year, you know heavy winds,
A microscopic beetle is beginning to devastate native Southwest Florida trees, and the bug could eventually turn its sights on the avocado industry. The redbay ambrosia beetle is not quite 2 millimeters in length, but the tiny insect can take
The Satellite Beach City Council is going after three species of invasive trees. The council unanimously approved an ordinance banning Brazilian pepper, Australian pine and melaleuca trees from all properties within the city during a first reading on Wednesday night.