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Propagation of Eastern Redbud
March 25, 2005
I have collected seeds from an Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis L.) and I want to learn how to germinate them. How can I find out this information?
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Propagation of mustang grape
March 10, 2005
I'm looking to plant several vines of mustang grapes near my parents retirement home in Beeville, TX (78102). I really have two questions - what's the best way to find them at a nursery or relocate...
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Propagation of American Bittersweet
December 29, 2004
Will American Bittersweet grow in Central Texas?
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Propagation of yellow columbine
November 03, 2004
I purchased a yellow columbine, Aquilegia chrysantha and your website says it grows in moist upland soils, and yet it shows their habitat as Utah, Arizona, NM, and sw Texas. Tell me how it can...
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Propagation of skunk cabbage
December 18, 2003
Where can I purchase root stock for a start of skunk cabbage to plant? in my wetland?
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How to Propagate Mountain Laurel by Seed
January 02, 2003
How do I propagate mountain laurel by seed?
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