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Florida Copperleaf

Florida Copperleaf Comes with Caveats

Florida Copperleaf is one of those “Great Choice But" plants. For the most part, ArtisTree’s panel of experts likes this tropical evergreen but suggests things you need to watch for if you’re going to plant these fiery beauties. Given the right care and placement, Copperleaf will reward you with its…

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Plumeria Casey Key

ArtisTree Plantopinions: Plumeria Can Be a Stick in the Mud

Plumeria (also known as Frangipani) is often associated with botanical gardens. But drive around Sarasota or Venice in the summer, and you’ll see it popping up in many neighborhoods. It can turn a residence into an instant tropical showplace with its bright blooms and large leaves. (In Hawaii, the flowers…

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Panama Rose

ArtisTree Plantopinions: Panama Rose Gets a Rosy Review

Panama Rose shrubs don’t mean to confuse. Yes, “rose” is in their name, but they look like a big bushy pentas plant that’s gotten a little out of control (in fact, they’re also known as bush pentas). So, when we received a request to review this specimen, we said sure.…

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Sarasota landscape renovations

Sarasota Landscape Renovations: Right Plant, Right Place, Right Checklist

Sarasota landscape renovations don’t have to be intimidating if you have the right checklist handy. ArtisTree Landscape Designer Clinton Lak's checklist leaves no stone unturned. "Get the vision phase right and you'll have a good roadmap to follow throughout your renovation." -- Clinton Lak, ArtisTree Degreed Landscape Designer “Too often…

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