These are the 12 native tree species featured for planting in South Florida
About Native Trees:
In recent years, the subject of native plants has taken on new
significance in Florida horticulture. Some reasons for this significance
include the loss of natural areas to development, coastal deterioration
due to disturbance of native vegetation, and concern about excessive
water use to support exotic landscapes composed of introduced species.
contact your local chapter of the (e.g.: local chapter of the Florida
Native Plant Society) to determine which native species are suitable for
planting in your yard. To learn about caring for your native tree,
please click here.
- To see the six native tree species featured for planting in Pinellas County, please click here.
- To see the six native tree species featured for planting on the Treasure Coast, please click here.