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It's Blooming Time For Iowa's Wildflowers

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Wildflowers are bringing sparks of colors to yards and wooded areas across the state.

April is upon us, and Iowa is beginning to bloom. On this horticulture day edition of Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe is joined by Iowa State University Extension Horticulture Specialist Richard Jauron and Deb Lewis, curator of the Ada Hayden Herbarium at Iowa State University for an exploration of spring blooms.

Interested in learning more about wildflowers in Iowa? Consider the following texts:

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Katelyn Harrop is a producer for IPR's River to River and Talk of Iowa
Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa