Monthly Archives: May 2012

A Very Highlight from Crystal Bridges/Compton Garden

The view from Compton Gardens up into the crown of a basswood tree, Tilia americana, that ANPS members on Burnetta Hinterthuer’s field trip (May 13, 2012) estimated to be between 80 and 100 feet high. Also witnessed were the state … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Spring Meeting in Jonesboro, May 2012

Larry Lowman, guest speaker, shares his knowledge with Donna Hanke during a field trip to the Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center.  Betty Nichols, in background, maintains the Native Plant Garden as a Master Gardener. Members on a Sunday field were introduced to the federally listed … Continue reading

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Ozark Spring Beauty Caught in the Act High above Cove Creek

Report on Cove Creek Field Trip, March 31, 2012, by Eric Sundell Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission botanist (and ANPS Past President) Brent Baker’s trip to ANHC’s Cove Creek Natural Area northwest of Greenbrier in Faulkner County—the first walkabout of the … Continue reading

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