Hardy Plants

Since 1994, an East Texas horticultural field day – sponsored by Texas AgriLife Research – has focuses on hardy bedding plants, with trials to weed out plants that can’t take the heat.

Carol Moczygemba, executive editor of Texas Co-op Power magazine in Austin, interviews Sue Adee, Smith County Master Gardener during the 2011 East Texas Horticultural Field Day at Overton.
Carol Moczygemba, executive editor of Texas Co-op Power magazine in Austin, interviews Sue Adee, Smith County Master Gardener. Approximately 180 international seed company representatives, professional growers and Master Gardeners attended the 2011 East Texas Horticultural Field Day at Overton.
Texas AgriLife Extension Service/Robert Burns