Tag Archive: Sugar Cane

Backyard Sugarcane in the Panhandle

Do you want to add a little something different to your landscape? How about something edible, as well as a focal point in your garden? Backyard sugarcane may be just what you are looking for. Sugarcane, genus Saccharum, is a tropical perennial grass that thrives in humid environments across the southern United States. Based on …

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Sugar Cane: Plant Now for a Sweeter Summer

By Les Harrison, UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director October has ushered in the fall gardening season. Turnips, mustard, radishes, carrots and a variety of other cool season crops have emerged and are growing. Another once common crop ready to be planted in October is sugar cane. ┬áCane for processing is harvested, and select stalks with …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/hort/2013/10/21/sugar-cane-plant-now-for-a-sweeter-summer/