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A close-up of a tree cross section in grayscale clearly shows tree rings and some cracks and wear Reading the Rings - What dendrochronology can tell us about sunspots, jet streams, pirates and gardening
A solitary deer gazing out toward the rising sun in a field of Texas bluebonnets (Lupinus texensis). An Urban Getaway - Discovering the unexpected joy of wandering in lockdown
Drooping saxifrage (Saxifraga cernua), a small flowering plant with white flowers, reddish stems, and low green foliage, blooms in front of an out-of-focus rocky background. Alpine Inspiration - A love letter to a small native plant that thrives in high, icy places


Discover the Native Plants of North America