Helpful Resources

Gardening Resources and Helpful Links

Resources listed on this page include those used in Master Gardener written articles, as well as general helpful gardening information.

Herb GardeningHerb Gardening

Resources used for Herb Gardening article:

Garden Herbs by Leslie Bremness, Gardner Magazine, May/June 2008 Issue,

Sunset Nation Garden Book edited by Sunset Magazine

Rain Gardens

For information on Rain Gardens and Rain Garden design, please visit the following links:

AgriLife Bookstore, Publication L-5482 Rainwater Harvesting: Raingardens – The City of Austin’s Grow Green website: Land Design and Rain Garden Plants

Fall Gardening

References used for the Fall Gardening article in our newsletter.

1. The Vegetable Book, A Texan’s Guide to Gardening, by Dr. Sam Cotner

2. Texas Gardening, by Neil Sperry

3. Texas Garden Almanac, by Doug Welsh

ButterflyButterfly Gardening

Attached are some files Polly Parmer sent. Click the link below


This site is wonderful for people who like to harvest their own produce. Check it out!

Horticulture Links

Gardening-Related Items

A.M. Leonard Garden Supplies
The Bloomin’ Flower Card Company
Gardeners Supply Company


Earth-Kind Training
Texas Master Gardener Program

Texas Smartscape
Wildlife Habitat Council


Horticulture Magazine Online
Neil Sperry Now

Informational Web Sites

Arnold Arboretum at Harvard
Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Dublin Garden Group 
Longwood Gardens
Moody Gardens
Online Rose-Growing Resource
Purdue University Consumer Horticulture Information
Raulston Arboretum at NCSU
The Cook’s Garden
The Old Farmer’s Almanac new link
World of Weeds

Specific Plant Information

All About Irises
All American Rose Selections Site
International Oleander Society

Water Gardening

Aquatic Garden Center
Aquatic Landscapes
North Texas Water Garden Society
Water Gardening in Texas
Water Gardens Galore

Journey North
Must see!
Beautiful site!

The Bee Man
Local Honey
Dwain Cleveland
removal of Bees nest and all you need to know about Bee Keeping

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