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Kurt Kmetz

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Kurt Kmetz is founder and editor of Florida Landscaping Today and a Florida Lawn and Ornamental Specialist with over fifteen years experience in Florida landscaping.

Planting Palms

Planting palms is the most popular way for creating a tropical look in a landscape. Palms are used in landscaping for homes, commercial properties,...

Heliconias

There are numerous species of the Heliconia plant that are native to the tropical regions of Central and South America. Heliconia plants can also...

Saucer Magnolia Tree

The Saucer Magnolia Tree is a multi-stemmed spreading tree that is much smaller in size compared to the large Magnolia trees often seen in landscapes....

Southern Magnolia Tree

Many landscapes throughout different states have the native North American Southern Magnolia Tree in them. With large 8 inch diameter saucer shaped white flowers...

Azalea Plant

Azaleas are a popular part of landscapes for their beautiful flowers, plant form, and dark green foliage. The Azalea plant is used as foundation plantings,...

Camellias Plant

The Camellias plant is a popular part of today's southern landscapes. Many homeowners love to grow Camellias for their natural beauty and their many...

Native Florida Trees

Native Florida Trees are being planted more and more today in residential landscapes. This is not only for their natural beauty, but because their...

Trees In Florida

Trees in Florida are a valuable part of a landscape not only for their natural beauty, but also in helping with energy conservation. Florida...

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