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Bugs and butterflies at the Wildflower Center, part 2

Hobbies / Gardening : Digging

Continuing our garden stroll through Austin’s Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (here’s part 1 of my visit), let’s enter the Family Garden, where paving by the restrooms and shade pavilion is softened with rain gardens planted wit...

Gardens on Tour 2010: Highway 45 South garden

Hobbies / Gardening : Digging

The final garden I visited last Saturday on Gardens on Tour 2010 is a large rural property tucked at the end of a long, gravel drive off Highway 45 South, not too far from the Wildflower Center. Wildflower meadows surround the home ...

Children’s Garden & Edible Garden at Wildflower Center

Hobbies / Gardening : Digging

The Little House Garden—the children’s garden—beckoned on our way out of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center last Friday afternoon. The child-sized door leads to the Little House, a craft and educational room for kids; the open ...

Wildflower Center pulls plug on spring garden tour; fall tours land on same date

Hobbies / Gardening : Digging

First the bad news for avid attendees of Austin garden tours: our city has lost one of its best-known and highly regarded garden tours, the annual springtime Gardens on Tour, which benefits the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. A...

Gardens on Tour 2010: Sinclair Avenue garden

Hobbies / Gardening : Digging

On Saturday I did the Wildflower Center’s Gardens on Tour, visiting five private Austin gardens that “show the variety and versatility of wildflowers and native plants.” My first stop was the Sinclair Avenue garden in the north-cent...


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