mistletoe

UF Hack: How to Grow Your Own Mistletoe

This traditional holiday décor encompasses multiple species of plants that parasitize trees—and they’re good for biome diversity, too!

blue flag

Growing The Blue Flag Iris

A symbol utilized by pharaohs and kings, this beautiful flower has potential as a remedy, as well.

Mistletoe

Mistletoe: More Than A Parasite

Although mistletoe is known to live off the energy of its host tree, it also provides food and habitat for various wildlife.

christmas cactus

Cacti For Christmas

These Brazil-native houseplants show their true colors just in time for the holidays.

poinsettias

The Poinsettia Christmas Story

Poinsettias can be found in many homes during the holidays, but this tradition stems from a humble gift said to be given to the Christ child.