Texas snowbell


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Noun1.Texas snowbell - styrax of southwestern United States; a threatened species
styrax - any shrub or small tree of the genus Styrax having fragrant bell-shaped flowers that hang below the dark green foliage
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Inspired by the delicate beauty of the Texas snowbells (Styrax platanifolius ssp.
With $35,000 of his own savings and a $17,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, David established an extensive cooperative program to survey private ranches, collect seeds, propagate, and reintroduce Texas snowbells on private lands, including his own ranch.
Most people, including those who allocate dollars for conservation efforts, find it difficult to appropriate funds for Texas snowbells or other endangered plants when wolves and whales and other high-profile animals also need help.

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