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Florida Keys Free Press - Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Lantana is one of the most popular landscape plants in the Florida ornamental plant market. But the species is also known as the world’s weed, having been declared a Category 1 invasive that...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, July 5, 2015

Lantana is one of the most popular landscape plants in the Florida ornamental plant market. But the species is also known as the world’s weed, having been declared a Category 1 invasive that...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, July 5, 2015

By Barbara Bowers Citizen Columnist Baby boomers are probably the first generation (1946-1964) of Americans with the opportunity to “Play It Again, Sam”; to actually relive their...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, July 5, 2015

Last weekend I went to a yard sale. It’s a great social event and a way to find what we need at bargain prices. Walk into any house on the island no matter how grand or humble and you’re...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, June 28, 2015

by Leslie Linsley Citizen Columnist We’re heading toward the Fourth of July and it’s time for a red, white and blue celebration. Have a party. Dress up your table. The following are...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, June 28, 2015

The common caricature shrub has leaves and flowers that are the scientific source for curing a myriad of diseases. In East Indian folk medicine it is a diuretic, emollient, and resolvent. Its...

Florida Keys Free Press - Wednesday, June 24, 2015

The Chamaedorea selfrizii (kam-ee-DOR-ee-uh) palm is known throughout the world as the Victorian parlor palm. It is an excellent, slow-growing palm for an indoor room. It needs little light and has...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, June 21, 2015

The Chamaedorea selfrizii (kam-ee-DOR-ee-uh) palm is known throughout the world as the Victorian parlor palm. It is an excellent, slow-growing palm for an indoor room. It needs little light and has...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, June 21, 2015

Two weeks ago, I was doing a book signing at our local bookstore on Main Street. A very lovely young woman came up to tell me how much she liked one of my newspaper columns on getting rid of...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, June 14, 2015

Eighteen years ago, Mary and Franco D’Ascanio knew they wanted to buy the triangular lot on Key Colony Beach, and upfront, they knew it presented as much challenge as opportunity: Favorable...