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Growing cool-season crops in the Southern Plains can be tricky. Spring plantings often bolt (go…
Every climate type presents certain challenges to vegetable gardeners. Here are a few region-specific tips…
As garden centers start to open their doors for the season (and we get ready…
Invasive - Russian Olive (Elaegnus angustifolia) 1. Silver Buffaloberry Name: Shepherdia argentea USDA…
‘Princess’ purple fountain grass Name: Pennisetum purpureum ‘Princess’ USDA Hardiness Zones: 8 to 11 Size:…
1. Yellow Butterfly Vine Name: Mascagnia macroptera USDA hardiness zones: 8 to 11 Size: Climbing…
There are many reasons for having a butterfly garden, the simplest one being sheer beauty.…
How many times have you heard gardeners lament the presence of caliche in their soil?…
Southern Plains Design
If you’ve ever walked through an old cemetery yard in the Southern Plains, you’ve likely…
In the heart of downtown Austin, right next to the interstate that runs from Mexico…
Southern Plains PlantsView all
- Gomphrena haageana 'Strawberry Fields'
- Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'
- Distylium ‘PIIDIST-V’
- Loropetalum chinense ‘Irodori’
- Colocasia esculenta 'Tropical Storm'
- Lavandula stoechas 'IBPR901-2'
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