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Heat and Drought Tolerant Plants for Summer

Posted August 2011 I’ve got a few interesting blog posts I’m holding on the back burner for now, but I thought I’d keep them there until the heat wave subsides and instead write about something more timely. Actually, as hot … Continue reading

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Best Trees for Fall Color in North Texas

Hooray!  We are finally getting close to the prime season to plant trees and shrubs!  And while fall is the best time to plant ANY type of tree or shrub in your landscape, those that display beautiful foliage may be … Continue reading

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Crape Myrtles are Always Abloom in August

Originally posted August 2012 There aren’t many plants, shrubs or trees that are at their best in August, especially since August is routinely the hottest month in Texas. The beautiful blooming Crape Myrtle is the exception and I highly recommend … Continue reading

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