Yearly Archives: 2016

2017 Board Members

2017 Elected Officers President:  Kim Conrow Vice President:  Tammie Rizer Treasurer:  Gailon Hardin Secretary:  Karen Harden Immediate Past President:  Starr Krottinger Committee Chairpersons Audit:  Open Education:  Theresa Thomas Events:  Open Field Trips:  Eric Johnson Hospitality:  Dave West Membership:  Patti Maness NICE! Plants / Nurseries:  Pat Gerard Outreach:  Laura Penn Parliamentarian:  Open Plant Sale / Fundraising:  Josephine…
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NICE! Winter 2016 Plant of the Season

Bur Oak, Quercus macrocarpa: Majestic tree Description: Bur Oak, Quercus macrocarpa, also called Mossycup Oak and Prairie Oak, is native to tallgrass prairies and river bottomlands in the Blackland Prairie & Cross Timbers regions of North Texas. Bur Oak averages 70 ft tall and 70 ft wide, but can grow to over 100 ft tall…
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