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The Best Trees for Central Texas

Austin and surrounding area have no shortage of great trees but we are challenged with a lack of diversity. When more people use a wealth of native and adapted trees that home, feed and sustainably support our local insect and animal population, we’re improving our ecosystem for all. Trees improve our quality of life by …

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Thornless Blackberry (Rubus Ursinus)

Blackberries are not only delicious but good for you to.  The Blackberry, a member of the rose family, is in fact not a true berry, it is botanically termed an aggregate fruit  as it composed of small drupelets. The plant roots are perennial but produce biennial stems, this is best explained here, the old stems will die off and the new …

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