Archive for 2010

Mexican white oak – barely native

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Mexican white oak or “Monterrey oak” is a medium to large semi-evergreen tree that does well in the Hill Country.

Our native Poinsettia cousins

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

New stand of big red sage found

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The total number of known wild big red sage plants in Texas is less than 450, making this salvia one of the rarest of our native plants.