Native Plant Rescue + Urban Pocket Prairie
air date: October 21, 2023
Visit John Hart Asher’s pocket prairie restoration near downtown Austin, where successional planting benefits wildlife and conserves water. Meet Texas Master Naturalist Ashley Landry, co-founder of The Native Plant Rescue Project. In a collaboration of the Good Water Master Naturalists and Native Plant Society–Williamson County–volunteers rescue native plants and seeds from construction sites. Get pro tips for fall maintenance with Marissa Kinsaul, Grounds Manager, Austin Community College. Daphne identifies fasciation on wildflowers, an odd development of malformed tissue on flowers, leaves, or stems.