Time for a Close-up

Looking closer at nature reaps great rewards.

Making the Shade

Vines add romance to a garden and are practical workhorses too.

Some Like It Hot

Desert plants find ingenious ways to adapt to their harsh environment.

It Takes a Landscape

It Takes a Landscape

Fall nectar plants could save monarchs.

Wildflower Uprising

Wildflower Uprising

Prairie managers (and natural processes) help root for the underdog.

The Green Goes Up

The Green Goes Up

From a living wall to green roofs aplenty, urban flora in and around Austin is getting high.

Making the Shade

Making the Shade

Vines add romance to a garden and are practical workhorses too.

Edible Kingdom

Edible Kingdom

Hyper-local food is Chef Jesse Griffiths' jam.

Fried and Joy

Fried and Joy

Don't let botanical browns get you down; there's a lot to celebrate in the late-summer garden.

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

Desert plants find ingenious ways to adapt to their harsh environment.

Parks and Resuscitation

Parks and Resuscitation

The battle against invasive plant species goes mobile and high-tech.

Be Like Lady Bird

Be Like Lady Bird

Mrs. Johnson was an inspiring woman. Learn how you can be more like her.

Wildflower Center Makes Way for Ducklings

Wildflower Center Makes Way for Ducklings

Watch nine black-bellied whistling ducklings on an adorable journey.

Walls Alive! UT Austin’s First Living Wall

Walls Alive! UT Austin’s First Living Wall

The University of Texas at Austin debuts its first "living wall."

The Proof Is in the Prairie

The Proof Is in the Prairie

Developers design with the environment in mind.

On the Restoration Research Trail

On the Restoration Research Trail

Discover how prescribed fire and mowing affect Wildflower Center landscapes.

On the Woodland Trail

On the Woodland Trail

The Woodland Trail offers variety and beauty, a sense of awe and a sense of peace.

On the John Barr Trail

On the John Barr Trail

Explore how seeds are naturally spread in their environment.

On the Savanna Meadow Trail

On the Savanna Meadow Trail

A bit of trail-inspired poetry for National Trails Day.

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LATEST ISSUE

2017 | Volume 34, No. 1

America’s Next Top Model
How the future of native grasslands – and water – depends on emulating the past

Natural Accents
Texas ecoregions speak in terms of amazing diversity

Beautiful Mutants
Understanding an oft-coveted genetic abnormality

A Vast Domain
A sacred butterfly connects land and people across a border

and more!