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Wednesday - August 27, 2008

From: Austin, TX
Region: Select Region
Topic: Wildflowers
Title: Bluebonnet blooming in late August
Answered by: Joe Marcus


We have a bluebonnet plant in our front yard that has been blooming since July. We did not plant it, it just came up naturally. Is it rare to have a plant still blooming this time of year?


Yes, it is rare in the sense that you will see very few bluebonnets flowering this time of year, but every year we see a few around during the summer and on into fall.  It's a great conversation piece, though.

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