Topic: Wildflowers

Celebrating the legacy of Lady Bird Johnson

March 12, 2012
Celebrating the legacy of Lady Bird Johnson

This year marks the centennial of Lady Bird Johnson's birth. Watch a video about our environmental First Lady and the impact of her conservation efforts.

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Moderate Early Spring Wildflower Displays, With Added Rain Boosting Late Bloomers

March 8, 2011

Little rain last fall means Texas bluebonnets and other early spring wildflowers will not be as impressive as last year's display, according to The University of Texas at Austin's Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.

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Plants 'Remember' Winter to Bloom in Spring With Help of Special Molecule

Dec. 7, 2010

The role a key molecule plays in a plant's ability to remember winter, and therefore bloom in the spring, has been identified by University of Texas at Austin scientists.

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2009 Brings Moderate Wildflower Displays, Good Showings from Hardier, Late Bloomers

Feb. 17, 2009

Recent rains will help Engelmann daisy and some other wildflowers this season, but can't make up for sparse rain last fall in Central Texas, according to a University of Texas at Austin expert at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.

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Wildflower Center To Be Honored for Work on Green Landscapes

June 3, 2008

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin has been selected to receive the 2008 Olmsted Medal for contributions to landscape architecture from the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).

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