Find Effective Web Sites Related to Landscape and Garden Establishment and Care

We have compiled links to various websites we hope you will find useful. If you have suggestions for additional sites, please let us know.

Community Enhancement

America in Bloom
America in Bloom

www.americainbloom.org
Planting pride in our communities!

Kirkwood in BLOOM
Kirkwood in BLOOM

www.kirkwoodinbloom.org
Community pride in action!

U City in Bloom
U City in Bloom

www.ucityinbloom.org

Volunteers sharing a vision of community through public gardening project in University City, Missouri.

Education Resources

University of Missouri Extension
University of Missouri Extension

http://extension.missouri.edu
MU Extension is Missouri's one-stop source for practical education on almost anything.

University of Missouri Extension - Plant Diagnostic Clinic
University of Missouri Extension - Plant Diagnostic Clinic

http://soilplantlab.missouri.edu/plant
The Plant Diagnostic Clinic identifies and provides management solutions for insects, diseases and weeds.

Green Industry Professional Organizations

Hort Co-op of Metro St. Louis
Hort Co-op of Metro St. Louis

www.hortco-op.org
Sharing knowledge since 1995.

Illinois Green Industry Association
Illinois Green Industry Association

www.illinoisgreen.net
Providing its members services and opportunities in professional and business development in the green industry.

Missouri Landscape and Nursery Association
Missouri Landscape and Nursery Association

www.mlna.org
A statewide professional organization providing education, networking opportunities and professional certification for the green industry professional.

Missouri Turfgrass and Ornamental Council (MoTOC)
Missouri Turfgrass and Ornamental Council (MoTOC)

www.motoc.org
Assting professionals in the green industry in developing knowledge and management skills that will assure outstanding performance and upgrade the level of the turfgrass profession.

St. Louis Arborists Association
St. Louis Arborists Association

www.stlouisarborists.org
Dedicated to tree care since 1956.

Plant Information

Grow Native!
Grow Native!

www.grownative.org

An educational and marketing program of the Missouri Prairie Foundation promoting native plants for lower Midwest landscapes.

Invasive Species Management Information
Invasive Species Management Information

http://mdc.mo.gov/landwater-care/invasive-species-management/invasive-plant-management

Based on the Missouri Department of Conservation's Missouri Vegetation Management Manual, this MDC website section presents control recommendations for many of the most troublesome invasive, non-native plants in Missouri. Each invasive plant listing will ultimately include access to a PDF document containing an excellent FACT SHEET.

Perennial Resource
Perennial Resource

www.perennialresource.com
An outstanding web-based resource for locating effective and useful perennial plant information and inspiration, supported by Walters Gardens.

Plant Finder by the Missouri Botanical Garden
Plant Finder by the Missouri Botanical Garden

www.MBGplantfinder.org

This service contains information on the over 3500 herbaceous perennials, shrubs, vines and trees which are currently growing or have been grown in the 23 demonstration gardens at the Missouri Botanical Garden's Kemper Center for Home Gardening.

Public Gardens

Missouri Botanical Garden
Missouri Botanical Garden

www.missouribotanicalgarden.org

Founded in 1859, the Missouri Botanical Garden is the nation's oldest botanical garden in continuous operation and a National Historic Landmark.

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