Native Plant School newsletter – June, 2013

Native Plant School logoThe June edition of the Native Plant School newsletter is out.  Topics include:

  • Native plant highlight: Indian pink (Spigelia marilandica)
  • Backyard Sustainability Tour, Sunday June 23rd
  • Nature Connection: The Year of Food
  • Record-setting Shaw Wildflower Market
  • Gardening and plant care tips:
    • Pruning
    • Mulching
    • Watering
    • Propagation from cuttings
  • Rock gardening with native glade plants by Cindy Gilberg
  • Q&A: Designing a yard from scratch
  • Endangered species conservation in the Wildflower Garden – Ouachita mountain leadplant (Amorpha ouachitensis)

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