The communications office of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin provides media with timely, accurate information about the Wildflower Center. Below are recent press releases related to Center events and to staff expertise on conservation practices, native plant gardening, nature education, and native plant resources and research findings. For more information or photos beyond those on the newsroom site, please contact:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 3, 2009
WHEN: Friday, March 6, 6 to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Avenue. Directions at: http://www.widlflower.org/visit
SCHEDULE FOR APRIL AND MAY NATURE NIGHTS:
- Wildflowers -Thursday, April 16, 6 to 9 p.m.
Learn about our cultural connection to Texas wildflowers while learning legends and lore about bluebonnets and other spring wildflowers. Take guided hikes involving plant identification while center gardens are in full bloom.
- Animal Tracking-Friday, May 29, 6 to 9 p.m.
Hit the trails at the Wildflower Center and discover animals that live in Central Texas. Clues to their lives will be found from their tracks, scat and skeletal remains.