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The WITWIT Badge Organic Gardener Native Plants and Wildflowers Critters Allowed Birds Bee Lover Dragonflies Herbs Keeper of Poultry Vegetable Grower Composter Hummingbirder Butterflies Tomato Heads Canning and food preservation Cat Lover Dog Lover Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Plant Identifier I helped beta test the first seed swap Seed Starter Winter Sowing Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Xeriscape Charter ATP Member Garden Ideas: Master Level Salvias Echinacea Cottage Gardener Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle Ponds Region: Texas I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Plant and/or Seed Trader Forum moderator Tip Photographer I helped plan and beta test the plant database.

Some info about wildflowers:
  • Joined on February 3, 2010
  • Name: Christine
  • Location: North East Texas
  • USDA Zone: 7b
  • Birthday: May 6
  • Thumbs-ups: 7,598 received, 13,148 given.
  • Items given special acorn tips: 184 received, 258 given.
  • Starred pages: 45
  • wildflowers's active areas of the database
  • Tomatoes (55 contributions.)
  • Peppers (39 contributions.)
  • Salvias (25 contributions.)
  • Basils (22 contributions.)
  • Gourds, Squashes and Pumpkins (22 contributions.)
  • Roses (12 contributions.)
  • Milkweeds (11 contributions.)
  • wildflowers's Plant List
    There are 512 plants in wildflowers's plant list.
    Vegetables: 23 plants
    Fruits: 18 plants
    Herbs - Culinary and/or Medicinal: 40 plants
    Natives and Wildflowers: 85 plants
    Perennials: 3 plants
    House Plants: 5 plants
    Tomatoes: 24 plants

    wildflowers's Photo Contest Submissions
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    Gardening Ideas by wildflowers:
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    Clinging Seeds Solution
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    Wildflowers Attract Pollinators to Your Gardens
    Improve Clay Soil
    Make Your Own Hummingbird Nectar
    Grow Edible Flowers
    Tree Planting Tip
    Glossary Tip - Cotyledon
    Cleaning Root Vegetables
    Glossary Tip - Sepal
    Glossary Tip: Corolla
    Glossary Tip - Monoecious
    A Snip Tip
    Purslane, a Good Weed
    A Quick Tomato Tip
    A Quick Potting Tip
    Giant Swallowtail Butterflies and Your Citrus Trees
    Remove Heavy Snow Early
    Clean Your Houseplants
    Squash Bug Eggs
    All-Heal, Heart of the Earth
    It's All About Leaves
    A Gardener's New Year Resolution
    Plants Native to Your Region Will Grow Without Much Effort
    All About Mistletoe
    All About Horehound
    All About the Eastern Red Cedar
    All About American Beautyberry
    All About Garlic
    Dried Seed Heads Will Feed the Birds During the Winter
    Welcoming Beneficial Insects to the Garden
    Introducing Heirlooms for the Beginner Gardener
    Companion Planting: A Reliable Option or Nonsense?
    Borage for Courage
    Talking About Nasturtiums







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