Natural Disaster

Natural Disaster

Writer Dale Bridges reminds us that sometimes it’s the little things that bring us together — such as a distaste for limestone and algae. Read more

Connect the Plots

Connect the Plots

Winter is a wonderful time to take a hike in Texas. Start the new year right by exploring part of Central Texas’ first regional trail system, a project that gives new meaning to ambition and connectivity. Read More

Just the Thicket

Just the Thicket

Suckering shrubs get a bad rap, but they have redeeming qualities too. They fill large garden spaces with little effort, grow in otherwise troublesome places, and provide cover for birds, insects and small mammals — including reclusive little kids. Read More

Deep Sweep

Deep Sweep

Craft brooms — many of which can be made from native plants — cover way more than floors. Learn about their role in our culture, from Harry Potter and cake testing to sports, riverboats and the Great Depression. Read More

Upcoming Events at the Wildflower Center

Connect the Plots

Connect the Plots

Winter is a wonderful time to take a hike in Texas. Start the new year right by exploring part of Central Texas’ first regional trail system, a project that gives new meaning to ambition and connectivity. Read More

Just the Thicket

Just the Thicket

Suckering shrubs get a bad rap, but they have redeeming qualities too. They fill large garden spaces with little effort, grow in otherwise troublesome places, and provide cover for birds, insects and small mammals — including reclusive little kids. Read More

Deep Sweep

Deep Sweep

Craft brooms — many of which can be made from native plants — cover way more than floors. Learn about their role in our culture, from Harry Potter and cake testing to sports, riverboats and the Great Depression. Read More

Upcoming Events at the Wildflower Center