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Posts tagged wildflowers

March 1, 2018

 

Portrait of Lady Bird Johnson in the Texas Hill Country.

Wildflower Center

While the weather remains cold outdoors, we can look online for a flower fix. One site that I enjoy is the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.

September 8, 2016

 

Actaea (a.k.a. Cimicifuga) simplex,Atropurpurea Group. There are several purple cultivars within this group...

Fall Planting

The cool fall weather causes plants that are new to your garden to transition more comfortably...

November 19, 2015

 

Catalpa sphinx moth caterpillar on white snakeroot.

Eupatorium Species

Many gardens don’t have room for such big plants! But in those that do, Joe Pye weed is sure to please both humans...and butterflies.

September 4, 2014

 

Texas wildflowers.

Native Wildflowers

It's best to purchase wildflower seeds and plants from nurseries that specialize in natives.

December 5, 2013

 

Helioposis helianthoides (cultivar unknown).

False Sunflowers

Commonly called false sunflowers, all heliopsis plants are North American wildflowers, and they make excellent cut flowers.

November 14, 2013

 

Crested Butte Wildflower Festival (Colorado) offers guided hikes and walks.

Memories

Many of us who love flowers cherish special floral memories that we hope we will never forget.

June 6, 2013

 

Celandine.

Love Of The Woodland Poppy

Wordsworth obviously was as impressed with this versatile plant as we still are today.

August 25, 2011

 

Wits End – A Vincennes, Indiana Garden

It is difficult to choose a favorite part of this eclectic garden...full of must-see areas and plants so that visitors are overwhelmed by the beauty of it all.

February 26, 2009

 

Gardening In the Media During The 19th Century

19th Century Magazines emphasized naturalism as opposed to the perceived vulgarity of rich people using their gardens to advertise their wealth and status.

February 5, 2009

 

Botanical Art Today

Botanical art is back in style at last. It has emerged from its Cinderella status in the last century to being admired in the 21st century.

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