What and When Plants Can Be Grown in Louisiana

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Louisiana is in the southeastern United States and is bordered on the south by the Gulf of Mexico.   Louisiana has uplands in the northern part of the state that support prairie and woodland plants.   The coastal areas in the southern part of the state are home to many species of wetland plants. Louisiana lies within USDA hardiness zones 8 and 9, meaning that … [Read more...]

Common Wetland Plants of Alabama

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If you spend some time in the state of Alabama, you may be asking yourself, “What are all of those plants that I see around the state?”   If your curiosity gets the better of you and you want to know for sure, you may be surprised at how many wetland plants abound across the state.   Alabama is rich in coastal wetland—there are presently upwards of 118,000 acres … [Read more...]