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Know Your Natives – Scarlet Rose Mallow

Scarlet rose mallow or swamp hibiscus (Hibiscus coccineus) of the Mallow or Cotton (Malvaceae) family is a tall herbaceous perennial with large, spectacular, scarlet (rarely white) flowers. The genus name is an old Greek name for “mallow”. The specific epithet … Continue reading

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Invitation to the Arkansas Native Plant Society Fall Meeting

ARKANSAS NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY FALL 2014 MEETING & PLANT AUCTION October 10-12, 2014 TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS The fall meeting of the Arkansas Native Plant Society (ANPS) will be held in Texarkana, Arkansas with field trips to surrounding parks and natural areas. … Continue reading

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