Archive for March, 2017

The Bluebonnets of Texas

Sandyland bluebonnets and Drummond’s phlox Historian Jack Maguire once wrote about the bluebonnets of Texas that “the bluebonnet is to Texas what the shamrock is to Ireland, the cherry blossom to Japan, the lily to France, the rose to England and the tulip to Holland.” But did you know that Texas actually has SIX DIFFERENT SPECIES of native bluebonnets?…
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