Month: April 2016

Amaryllis: The Herald Trumpets of the Spring Garden


By Bob Dailey Resembling trumpets heralding the arrival of a king, amaryllis blooms are some of the most striking flowers in Montgomery County gardens. Sold mostly as indoor plants, they fare well in outdoors in southeast Texas, ¬†jazzing up the spring garden, just after…

It’s a jungle down there!


Beneath the cover of your now greening lawn, there exists a teeming jungle of rapacious creatures, eating (usually each other), multiplying and doing all the things that creatures in a jungle do. Decillions and more single-celled bacteria take in carbon dioxide and convert it…

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