Stephen Haydon's Favorite

TEXAS NATIVE PLANTS

Stephen, Janan and big, sweet, furry Winston in their home garden

Professional horticulturist Stephen Haydon began his career and training at the Royal Horticulture Society's Garden, Wisely, England.  He later trained at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania as an international student and interned at the Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden in Hawaii. For many years, Stephen was the horticulturist overseeing two hotels and a golf course in Bermuda.  Stephen has been privately employed in Fort Worth, Texas since 1994, where he has acquired a keen knowledge of utilizing the diverse flora of Texas in garden landscaping.

Follow his resource pages for the prime
Texas native plant of the month :
 

January
Possum Haw

February
Mexican Plum

March
Yaupon Holly

April
Desert Willow

May
Salvia greggii

July
Red Yucca

August
American Beautyberry

September
Turk's Cap

October
Lindheimer Muhly

November
Rusty Blackhaw

December
Arkansas Rose

 

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