The Art of Native Plant Landscaping: From Mistakes to Mastery

Gardening has charmed me since I was a child. However, I’ve never really been a great gardener. Weeds make me crazy; fertilizer intimidates me, bugs gross me out. I’ve always wanted to be one of those people who could be on an outdoor walk and casually name all the plants I come across. My mom is like that. This is the story of how a garden brought me closer to being that person, how it taught me so much, including how to let go of control, and how it practically saved my life.


NPSOT Grant to Big Thicket Biosphere Reserve

The State Office of the Native Plant Society of Texas selected the Beaumont Chapter to support the Big Thicket Biosphere Reserve with a $700 Conservation Partner Grant to use on