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The Wild Asters of Hunt County

The Wild Asters of Hunt County by Madeline Sullivan There are four types of wild asters in Hunt County:  the heath aster, the Texas aster, the annual aster, and the meadow aster. They come up in the spring and have their leaves and stalks all summer, looking like a small hedge row along the fences and against the house. If you do not know how the asters look in the spring or summer, it is very easy to mow them down since they closely resemble weeds.  In August,… Read More →