The annual Cross Timbers Plant swap will occur at our October 24 meeting. This is a fun and exciting event, where you can go home with a treasured native plant. I look forward to this every year.
How to participate
Bring a potted native plant to the meeting.
o Typically, plants are in one quart or larger pots.
o The plant may be: Purchased or Transplanted from your yard or other location
o The plant should be native to the Cross Timbers region.
Informational sheet about the plant that includes:
o Common Name
o Scientific Name
o Type: Tree, Shrub, Subshrub, Herb, Vine, Groundcover
o Evergreen, Semi-evergreen, Deciduous
o Conditions: Sun, Partial Sun/Shade, Shade
o Soil drainage requirements: well drained, wet, etc.
o Soil pH requirements
o Bloom Color:
o Bloom Time:
o Pollinators/Other Insects Supported (optional)
o Why do you love this plant and want to share it with someone?
What to expect
Each participant will be asked to share information about their plant. Then a game will be played to swap plants
Want to help or have questions!
If you are interested in helping coordinate this event or have questions, please contact Catherine Stanley at 512-563-