Early last year (2012) a Duval County Homeowners' Association filed a lawsuit against a couple for planting a drought-tolerant landscape. After almost two years this lawsuit and the subsequent Motion for Rehearing, have finally been closed...at least for the time being. The homeowners won their right to retain their Florida Friendly landscape!
Earlier this week a Duval County Judge ruled in favor of a Duval couple who had installed new landscaping following the 9 principles of Florida Friendly Landscapes (FFL). Several years ago Dr. and Mrs. Jules Sidle decided to replace their St. Augustine grass with a friendlier and drought tolerant landscape as their home sat on … Continue reading HOA Loses Lawsuit Against Duval County Couple For FFL Yard!