Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ FAQs

If you are new to Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ you may have a lot of questions.  What does a Florida-Friendly yard look like? How can I incorporate FFL principles into my landscape?  What am I permitted to do in my deed-restricted community?  Use these resources to answer these questions and more!  If you have questions that are not covered here please contact us.

What is Florida-Friendly Landscaping™?

Frequently Asked Questions About Florida-Friendly Landscaping™

Are there any landscaping ordinances in Polk County?

Polk County Fertilizer Management Ordinance
Polk County Fertilizer Management Quick Guide Brochure
Florida Statute 373.185
Questions and Answers: 2009 Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Legistlation

How can I use the FFL principles in my yard?

Checklist of Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Practices
Twenty-two Ideas for a Low-Care, Low-Cost Landscape
Adopting a Florida-Friendly Landscape: Steps for Converting a Typical Development Landscape to a Florida-Friendly Landscape


How can my community use FFL?

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Guidelines Community Associations Can Use to Select a Landscaper and Write an Effective Landscaping Contract
FAQs about Landscape Irrigation for Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Ordinances
Frequently Asked Questions about Landscape Fertilization for Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Ordinances