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Local Plant Life

 

Fall Colors in Beaufort

November is coming to a close in Beaufort, SC, and the Japanese Green Maple Tree on Craven Street is showcasing its dashing fall colors. This particular tree is featured on The Beaufort Tree Walk, a self-guided tour from the Lady’s Island Garden Club. According to the handbook, the Japanese Maple thrives in partially shaded locations. Being an evergreen, the Southern Live Oak Tree towers above the Japanese Maple, providing the […]

Confederate Rose

Currently blooming in Beaufort (October): the Confederate Rose has a story behind it. According to DavesGarden.com, “One story relates that the Confederate rose was in bloom during a particularly bloody battle of the Civil War. A slain soldier fell beside a Confederate rose, and his blood spilled into the ground at the base of shrub. The flowers, which had started out white in the morning, absorbed the slain soldier’s blood […]

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