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Smarty Plants on daylilies
July 29, 2003
I have a number of Daylilies that are rapidly multiplying in my flower bed. If I relocate some of them to the field behind my house, will they crowd out the native wildflowers?
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More on bluebonnets
May 09, 2003
When can I harvest my Bluebonnets?
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Definition of a weed
April 22, 2003
What is your definition of a weed?
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Wildflower driving tours
April 07, 2003
Where can I learn about wildflower driving tours in the hill country area?
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How common is white blooming Mountain Laurel
April 01, 2003
Is white blooming Mountain Laurel common?
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More on bluebonnets
April 01, 2003
Is there such a thing as a red bluebonnet?
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Stage of maturity for redbud trees bloom
April 01, 2003
At what stage of maturity will Redbud trees bloom?
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List of native plants for landscaping in Nashville, TN
March 18, 2003
Can you provide a list of plants that I can landscape with in Nashville, Tennessee?
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More on bluebonnets
March 14, 2003
How did the bluebonnet get its name?
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More on bluebonnets
March 10, 2003
Clover has taken over and just about covered the Bluebonnets. Is there any way of removing the clover such as with fertilizer or something else?
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