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Showing Entries with tag "Native Plants"

Cotton on grass
Questions are coming into OSU Extension offices about masses of white, cottony, fiber wafting through Ohio’s forests and landscapes. Charles “Chuck” Behnke, retired OSU Extension educator, was known...
fruit on branch

The American persimmon tree’s scientific name, Diospyros virginiana, is loosely interpreted “divine fruit” or “fruit of the gods” of Virginia. If you have tasted a ripe persimmon on a crisp fall day, ...

Common Milkweed
This can be a particularly tough time of the year to learn plant identification. With the warm temperatures and plentiful rainfall, vegetative growth is rapid, and we’re often left looking at a wall...
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