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Posts Tagged "Texas" By Donto101 (310) Posts by members only

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2 weeks ago2w

Posted by RussRAB
Spring is a beautiful time here in North Texas. Yesterday, I drove up to Wichita Falls and the sides of the highway were just covered with wildflowers of all kinds. I stopped a time or two to take some pictures and was amazed at the variety. The ...
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3 weeks ago3w

Posted by RussRAB
This is the Orchid Rock Rose. It was posted last year in response to a Rock Rose I have that is a Texas native. I thought these were gorgeous and found a site on-line that sold them. I particularly liked this variety with the spots at the base of the...
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Mar 7Mar 7

Posted by RussRAB
I spent some time in my yard today and confirmed something I thought I noticed earlier - several of my bushes really suffered from our recent Arctic storm. Three Chinese Fringe Flower don't have a green (or red) leaf anywhere on the bushes - only ...
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Dec 17, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Jolanta
An idea for the garden
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Gardeners
Nov 26, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by RussRAB
This is the November Nasturtium I mentioned on another thread. This isn't the only plant but the only one to bloom. They had suffered from last summers heat and I wasn't sure if they would survive it. When they did, I really didn't think they would ...
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Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
A few pics from my November (7th) garden. I love this time of year in the Deep South. The flowers can bloom bigger in the cooler temps. Three roses: Winter Sun, Dick Clark (bicolor), Belinda's Dream. Also an orange dalia seedling, a spray of ...
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Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrostyJim
Harvested a little Basil today from my indoor garden... Will be harvesting some Kale soon too and my 3 indoor Tiny Tim Tomato plants are full of blossoms - Woohoo! Everybody can grow some food at home...
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Sep 12, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES9/12/2020 Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor tweeted, "Last year, nearly 22,000 people in PA were arrested for having < 30 grams of cannabis. Imagine how we could better devote that time and those resources, ...
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Gardeners
Aug 1, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by RussRAB
Orchid Rock Rose! A couple months ago, @MarkWD responded to a photo of a Rock Rose (a Texas native) with his interest in Orchid Rock Rose. These were beautiful flowers and I particularly liked the Cistus purpureus or the Purple Orchid Rock Rose. The ...
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Jul 24, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by MarkWD
I know I have a number of Eucomis comosa 'Burgundy Sparkler' and some more 'Oakhurst' which look quite a bit alike. So I googled to see how I might tell them apart and found this discussion from a British nursery calld Tropical...
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Jul 14, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Mooolah
My gardening consists of removing & preventing invasive species on my properties. Plant natives & see how easy gardening is. 2 acre prairie requires mowing or burning once every 3 years or so to keep the tree invasion down. 1 acre oak savannah ...
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Jun 10, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by RussRAB
A couple surprise blooms around the yard and a few others. The first flower is a perennial hibiscus. I bought two but didn't expect them to survive to the next year. They sometimes don't survive the winter here and I left them in the container they ...
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May 27, 2020May 2020

Posted by Lorajay
I am super happy that I don't find Texas rattlesnakes in my Oklahoma bluebonnets. I do find pygmy rattlers though.
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May 11, 2020May 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
I am so lucky to live here in Central Texas! There is so much wildlife and it sometimes has a wilderness feel to it. I went to Pedernales State Park for the first time just to do a little hiking. Lovely and unspoiled! This photo was taken at the ...
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Gardeners
May 11, 2020May 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
I am so lucky to live here in Central Texas! There is so much wildlife and it sometimes has a wilderness feel to it. I went to Pedernales State Park for the first time just to do a little hiking. Lovely and unspoiled! This photo was taken at the ...
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Gardeners
May 7, 2020May 2020

Posted by Surfpirate
Grown under the cover of some row cover to protect it from the frost that is still a regular threat until the end of May, sweet asparagus spears plucked fresh from the garden and made into a cheese and asparagus omelette.
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Gardeners
Mar 24, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
I planted a ginkgo sapling a few days ago. Someone told me that if it’s a male you can plant anywhere but if it’s a female be careful. Seems the fruit from the female drops on the ground and quickly begins to smell like vomit! I planted several ...
7 comments
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Feb 22, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by RussRAB
Henbit could probably best be described as a weed. It grows wild here in North Texas in the yard and the garden. But I have grown fond pf these little flowers. The color is pretty, the shape of the flower is interesting even if it is quite small. ...
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Gardeners
Feb 22, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by RussRAB
Henbit could probably best be described as a weed. It grows wild here in North Texas in the yard and the garden. But I have grown fond pf these little flowers. The color is pretty, the shape of the flower is interesting even if it is quite small. ...
9 comments
Gardeners
Apr 5, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Ruby2b
Good night everyone, these look so amazing in the Texas sunset.
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Feb 3, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by MissKathleen
I hadn’t seen to the garden in over a week and it was a mess. I tore out the rest of the dried out lettuces and spinach, picked the tomatoes and the beets, and watered the survivors. Don’t know if the tomatoes will make it...there are no new ...
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Gardeners
Nov 25, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by Ruby2b
Succulent from west Texas my mom gave me 5 years ago
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Gardeners
Oct 21, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by RussRAB
Rain, rain go away! We have experisnced record rainfall here in north Texas for Fall. 23+ inches so far and we are only about halfway through the season. More is expected before winter is officially here. We are already at record levels. I planted ...
4 comments
Gardeners
Sep 2, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by glennlab
Moon flowers, or loco weed. The plant that nearly stopped westward expansion in Texas. They are very drought tolerant, produce huge fragrant blooms, I've had over 300 bloom at one time on one plant and hallucinogenic.
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Gardeners
Aug 22, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by Sheannutt
I did not know, did you?
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Posted by bigpawbulletsColeus collection moved outside. Lots of re-potting needed here!

Posted by bigpawbulletsOut at the shed fetching a wheelbarrow.

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay eight. "No, I didn't bring you a worm." First time I've seen one open his/her eyes. Mom & Dad continue to bring tasty stuff to them.

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay 7. Nest is getting a bit crowded. Temps are rising and sunny wx. Ground is turned over in garden beds close by her nest so worm hunting is optimal.

Posted by FernappleI posted this in the nature group, but since they are all in the garden, I though you would like to see them too.

Posted by FernappleI posted this in the nature group, but since they are all in the garden, I though you would like to see them too.

Posted by FernappleI posted this in the nature group, but since they are all in the garden, I though you would like to see them too.

Posted by FernappleI posted this in the nature group, but since they are all in the garden, I though you would like to see them too.

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay six. I'm inspired to nap on my hammock.

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay five. Starting to look like real birds!

Posted by FernappleIn the next village, the houses have a stream running past their front door, so not much front garden.

Posted by FernappleIn the next village, the houses have a stream running past their front door, so not much front garden.

Posted by bigpawbulletsSo: Question for the gardners/naturalists here: Is this typical sparrow behavior?

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay 4: Filling up the nest. Taking naps between feedings. Everyone is looking pretty healthy. Any name suggestions?

Posted by bigpawbulletsWhat a Mother's day for our Robin! Spring thunderstorms!

Posted by bigpawbulletsDay three: Thunderstorms moving through the Miami Valley! Mom robin feeding the kids and hunkering down to protect them. Still growing exponentially!

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