• Our native Poinsettia cousins

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    Our native Poinsettia cousins

    Christmas Poinsettia is indigenous to Mexico, but close cousins north of the border have their own special beauty and vibrancy.

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    Mistletoe is long associated with Yule

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    Mistletoe is long associated with Yule

    Delve into all the research and you’ll find at least a dozen reasons why mistletoe is associated with the Yule season.

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    Tobusch Fishhook Cactus – revisiting an endangered species

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    Tobusch Fishhook Cactus - revisiting an endangered species

    The primary threats identified 27 years ago have been greatly reduced and the distribution and abundance of the cactus has increased.

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    Creating a native plant life list

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    Creating a native plant life list

    Keeping a list of native plants seen helps to jog one’s memory, sort of an extra guidebook for identifying the specimens seen previously.

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    Seasonal blooms from Central Texas

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    Seasonal blooms from Central Texas

    Native plant landscaping and gardening can provide colors, textures, flowers and fruits throughout the year that are attractive to humans and to wildlife.

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