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What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…coming days with the expected bloom of one of the plants at the San Antonio Zoo. The zoo announced Friday…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…that teach about the many uses of the area’s native plants, via rancholomitas.com. Perhaps the time has come again to…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

One morning in early September 2020, a tanker truck from the National Fish Hatchery in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, rumbled…

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

…of those locations throughout the state. They’ve also built a 3-by-3-foot tank, complete with rocks, brush and plants, and introduced…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…the animals and plants of this wild area. If you have limited time, don’t miss the sights along Farm-to-Market Road…

Editor’s Note: Preserved Paradise

Editor’s Note: Preserved Paradise

plants, and watering in the morning or evening. Subscribe to Texas Highways The overarching goal of the network, based on…

Color in Motion

Color in Motion

…at home.” Plans eventually call for more than 40 gardens, each featuring nectar plants for butterflies and host plants for…

Just Passing Through: Brownsville’s Wild Side

Just Passing Through: Brownsville’s Wild Side

…section on plants native to the four surrounding counties, and a section on plants found outside our area,” says Burchfield….

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

…and yellow, creating the image of a blazing sunset before the long night of winter. Many plants, in fact, spend…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…show the wide range of plants that can succeed in home gardens.” In the last few years, Tyler has added…

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

…aren’t the plant’s most striking feature. When the fertilized flowers mature, they produce shiny filaments two to three inches long…

Whirring Dervishes

Whirring Dervishes

…backyards in a migratory hiatus and feeding frenzy. Wild Turk’s cap, salvia, and other nectar-producing plants supply natural food for…

From Dusk Til Dawn

From Dusk Til Dawn

…as well as forage plants and cotton. According to Dr. Merlin Tuttle, who founded the Austin-based Bat Conservation International, bats’…

Texas Conservationists Want to Keep the ‘Wilderness’ in Big Bend National Park

Texas Conservationists Want to Keep the ‘Wilderness’ in Big Bend National Park

…rugged scenery, the diversity of plants and animals, and the vistas that are unmarred. It’s tremendously valuable for those who…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Upper Coast

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Upper Coast

…one-mile, wheelchair-accessible option that loops through longleaf pine/wet-land savannah. Several species of or–chids and four species of carnivorous plants occur…

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