Management Guides & Fact Sheets

UF/IFAS Extension Bookstore publications

 

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  • Helpful, Harmful, Harmless: Insects and other organisms in Florida landscapes (available for purchase HERE) – updated in 2017!
    This convenient, handheld field guide is an excellent resource for learning about over 75 of the most commonly encountered insects, mites, and other invertebrates in Florida landscapes. Visit the UF/IFAS Extension Bookstore to purchase your’s!

Pest Control Guides

  • 2017 Southeastern U.S. Pest Control Guide for Nursery Crops & Landscape Plantings [PDF] (hard copy available for purchase HERE)

UF/IFAS Extension publications

  • Biology and management of the bermudagrass mite [PDF]
  • Stinging and venomous caterpillars of the Southeast [PDF]
  • Managing southern chinch bug in warm season turfgrasses [PDF]
  • Florida-Friendly Landscaping Guidelines for Community Associations [PDF]
  • Impervious surface thresholds and the Pace to Plant technique for planting urban red maple trees [PDF]
  • Managing whiteflies on landscape ornamentals [PDF]
  • Managing scale insects & mealybugs on turfgrass [PDF]
  • Landscape integrated pest management [PDF]
  • Turfgrass insect pest management [PDF]
  • Managing scale insects on ornamental plants [PDF]

Insect & IPM fact sheets

  • Crapemyrtle bark scale, Acanthococcus lagerstroemiae [webpage]
  • Tuliptree scale, Toumeyella liriodendri [webpage]
  • Fourlined plant bug, Poecilocapsus lineatus [webpage]
  • Armored scale insects [PDF]
  • Soft scale insects [PDF]
  • Mealybugs [PDF]
  • Tuttle mealybug, Brevennia rhea [PDF]
  • An IPM framework for sustainable urban tree planting and design [PDF]
  • The ‘Pace to Plant’ technique [PDF]