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Barton Springs Nursery

3601 Bee Cave Road  I  Austin, Texas 78746

Blog posts March 2015

Meyer's Lemon

"What do I smell?" "That's fantastic!" "That aroma is intoxicating"...These comments were all overheard in our greenhouse today. It's our new shipment of Meyer's lemon blooming prolifically that has prompted these outbursts. For the unaware, Meyer's lemon is a very cold hardy cross between a mandari…

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Did anyone else see the special on the always fantastic PBS show Nature about Monarch butterflies last night? I gleaned some very interesting factoids about them, including some I knew and some I was unaware of. Most people know that they lay their eggs on milkweed and only milkweed, but it is inter…

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