Topic: Heather Venhaus

Wildflower Coordinator talks about sustainability

Feb. 11, 2009
Wildflower Coordinator talks about sustainability

We have a long way to go before gardens are ecologically sustainable. This may sound strange, given that the whole point of gardening is to venerate nature, secure in the knowledge that our plants trap carbon, provide shade and pump oxygen into the air.

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Sustainability Classes New Focus of Spring Wildflower Center Informal Offerings

Jan. 6, 2009

Event: A free class on how to garden to combat global warming and a new series of classes for the public about making sustainable landscape choices are among the 16 Go Native U options this spring from the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and Texas Union Informal Classes at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Sustainability 101

March 2, 2008

Experts from the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center stress the importance of using native plants, gray/recycled water and nontoxic organic fertilizers and pesticides.

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