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Plant of the Month Articles

The Root’s Plant of the Month Feature Article

The Plant of the Month article in our monthly e-magazine is a go-to source for detailed information about a featured plant or type of plant. Enjoy reviewing past columns here. And signup to receive The Root if you haven’t already — it’s free.

This Month —  Mexican Oregano

Dark pink clematis blossom.

September 2023

The September Plant of the Month is a bushy shrub, a long flowering perennial, and a culinary herb that attracts bees, butterflies, and birds. Mexican Oregano can do it all for you.

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The Denton County Master Gardeners Association published the first issue of The Root, the free monthly gardening magazine, in April, 2018!

PDF iconLuffa (April 2018)

PDF iconCrinum Lily (May 2018)

PDF iconFerns (August 2018)

PDF iconBrassica oleracea ‘Romanesco’ (September 2018)

PDF iconAfghan or Eldarica Pine Tree (October 2018)

PDF iconSweet Woodruff (November 2018)

PDF iconPossumhaw Holly (December 2018)

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