Archive for 2008

Everyone loves winecup


Everyone seems to like the winecup. This Texas native is a favorite along highway rights-of-way and on wildflower trails, as well as in home gardens.

Lacey oak


A happy surprise for me several years ago when I began paying more attention to the trees of the Hill Country was “discovering” the Lacey oak (Quercus laceyi).  I especially was struck by the graygreen […]

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.