Dawn wrote a terrific post about a garden we visited in Austin 2 weeks ago. I highly recommend a read, a follow, and a visit to the Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center!

Random Bits of Trial and Error


I received an exciting invite from fellow blogger and RV traveler, Andrea, from Everywoman to tour the beautiful and lush landscape of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.  We were both in Austin, had a free day, and planned to enjoy some leisurely walking on the colorful trails through wildflowers, deep green woods, and grassy hills and fields.   At the entrance of the gardens, a greeter pointed out a nesting owl sitting high on one of the columns.  She has been greeting guests for the last three or four years.  It was impossible to get a good camera shot of her, but someone posted a very nice one here.

The pathways and trails (an example in photo below) were easily navigated and landscaped with native plants and flowers.  All of the gardens are in keeping with the dedicated mission of former first lady, Lady Bird Johnson, and…

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