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Native Plant Adaptations to the South Texas Climate

October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The South Texas climate is one of extremes and our native plants have developed characteristics that allow them to survive and even flourish under these conditions.  Join author Mary Irish as she explains how native plants have evolved to deal with our climate and what these specific adaptations look like.  She will then lead a walk in the Garden to highlight the plants discussed in class.  Participants receive a free plant.

Instructor:  Mary Irish, award-winning horticultural consultant and author of several books on landscaping in the Southwest US

Fee: $15 ($13.50, Garden members)



October 5, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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San Antonio Botanical Garden
555 Funston Pl
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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