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Month: June 2016

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Rock Rose

Now later in the season, the Bluebonnets have faded, and the roadsides turn into a myriad of color.  One of the most commonly seen flowers is the Horsemint or Lemon Beebalm.  This purple flower with long stalks of radiating rings of lavender purple are common to our central Texas area.  They are a member of the mint family and are actually considered an herb.  They are the perfect plant to survive both the long droughts and flooding rainfall in the…

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