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Carya glabra has what growth form and what drought tolerance?
Oval Growth Form and high Drought Tolerance
The salt tolerancy for Eriobotrya japonica is?
When selecting a groundcover for a sandy location in North FL, which plant would you use if you wanted one that had lilac-colored flowers in the spring?
Contains toxins: alkaloid & phytoaccotoxin All of the plant is poisonous Symptoms occur about 2 hours after consumption Severe gastric-intestinal irritation; nausea; vomiting; purging; retching; spasms; and severe convulsions; death results from the paralysis of the respiratory organs
A grapefruit with many seeds
Which part of the state according to the FCHP manual will raspberries grow?
North & South
What are the three soils generally recommended for citrus?
Deep, well-drained sand Poorly-drained flatwoods Alkaline marl or milestone
Robert Black cited this document by Dunn?
Nematode Management in Landscape Ornamentals
What are the three categories that vines can be separated into and describe them.
Clingers: grasp rough surfaces by means of rootlets or adhesive disks Twiners: climb by encircling upright vertical support Winders: Climb using tendrils
What are the titles of Tables 2 and 4 in the article: Drought Tolerant Plants for North and Central Florida?
Table 2: Drought tolerant palms for North and Central Florida Table 4: Drought tolerant groundcovers for North and Central Florida
If you wanted to know more about weeds and wanted to use the same references as the FCHP manual, what publication would you use?
General Principles of Weed Management, Vernon V. Vandiver and David Teem
You have a holding area with plants where there is a constant wind of 8 mph. You want to make sure you have the most irrigation coverage possible. What kind of spacing would you use and what is the percentage of coverage you would expect?
What is the potential evapotransporation (ETp) level for the Southern region of Florida in the month of June?
0.19 inches/ day
You just bought a new home and need to install turf. Through careful testing, you have determined that you do not have nematodes and salt will not be a problem. You want a drought tolerant plant and your yard is in full sun. What turf would you use?
You think your turf is sick. There are no distinct patches present nor orange spots on the leaves. There are leaf spots present and are primarily on centipedegrass. There are reddish-brown to brown spots surrounded by a yellow halo. What is the diagnosis of your turf?
To monitor your lawn of this insect pest, you should cut the grass 2 inches deep in a 1 foot square area of damaged grass and look for the insects and also check the quality of the roots. You should also monitor the sky during the night.
Turf with excellent shade rating, excellent salt tolerance, fair rating for low maintenance and considered second best turf in FL for drought tolerance
St. Augustine Grass
What are the Florida Yards and neighborhoods nine Florida Friendly Principles?
Right plant, right place Water efficiently Fertilizer appropriately Mulch Attract wildlife Manage yard pests responsibly Recycle yard waste Reduce stormwater runoff Protect the waterfront
You have spittlebugs on your turf, what should you do?
Follow approved practices Dethatch Avoid over-irrigation Plant a more resistant turf Avoid centipedegrass
You are identifying palms and you have a frond where the leaflet is turned downward on the rachis. What is this called?
The racemose inflorescence of a crinum lily is classified as what shape?
A regular flower is also known as this?
What are the three dry fruits that are indehiscent?
Achene Samara Nut
At a pH level of 4.5, what is the most available nutrient?
If you need 4.7 pounds of dolomite to increase the pH of your soil one unit, then what kind of soil do you have and what size area are you covering?
Loamy sands with low organic matter content, applied to 100 sq ft
If you have a potting mixture that is 100% peat and you want to lower the pH from 7.0 to 5.7, what would you use and how much?
2.5 pounds of sulfur is needed to lower the pH from 7.0 to 5.7
What nitrogenous fertilizer material has the highest rate of percent nitrogen available and what is the level?
Anhydrous ammonia at 82% nitrogen
You have to fertilize 1000 sq ft of landscape and you want to apply one pound of nitrogen to the area. Determine how many pounds of fertilizer you will need if you have purchased a fertilizer?
fertilizer over 1000 sq ft and you only want to apply 1 pound of nitrogen per foot. 100/10 = 10 pounds of fertilizer is needed
Make your wager
You have a hibiscus in the landscape and you need to fertilize it. You have tested the soil and discover you have low phosphorous and very low potassium. How much phosphorous pentoxide and potassium oxide should your plant receive? Bonus: Potassium should be divided into how many applications?
You should apply 0.3 pounds of phosphorous pentoxide and 0.7 pounds of potassium oxide to 1000 sq ft per year. Bonus: Potassium oxide application should be spread out over 3 separate applications during the year.