Recommended Plants for North Texas
Plant Wisely. Use native and adapted plants!
This informative article on Butterfly Gardening will help you plant the native and adapted plants that will attract butterflies to your garden. You can also download a copy of our Butterfly Gardening brochure.
Making a Raised Bed
Raised beds are perfect for vegetables, herbs, flowers...anything that you want to grow. Here you can download several articles to help you get started.
In an informative article with photos, Master Gardener Laurene Rosen shows you step-by-step how to build a raised bed in just a few hours.
This article on raised bed construction, from Texas AgriLife Extension, not only shows how to build a raised bed but why raised bed gardening supports the Earth-Kind philosophy.
An article on raised beds from the Alabama Cooperative Extension Service not only discusses the advantages of raised beds, but also notes approximate costs for varying sizes.
We have several brochures with information on recommended plants for North Texas. You can download any of the brochures by clicking on the title.