Gardening Links

We hope you find the information on these websites interesting, informative, and maybe even a little humorous!   KENNEDY'S COUNTRY GARDENS: Kennedy's Video Tour DROUGHT AND WATERING INFO: Dry, Dry, Dry!  Resources for Landscapers Watering Guidelines for Successful Plants by Chris Kennedy, MCH Efficient outdoor watering Indoor and outdoor residential water conservation checklist The role of the irrigation audit in water conservation Turf irrigation and water conservation Maximizing irrigation efficiency and water conservation Long-term drought effects on trees and shrubs Drought tolerant plants for the landscape Xeriscaping for Massachusetts HYDRANGEA INFO: What type of Hydrangea do I have? - watch this before the video below Why Doesn't My Hydrangea Bloom? - please watch the Hydrangea ID one first SOME OF OUR FAVORITE VENDORS: Campania International - Statues, Fountains, Benches, Birdbaths and Pottery Proven Winners Monrovia Growers GARDENING IN MASSACHUSETTS: USDA Zone Hardiness Map for Massachusetts UMASS Extension - Garden Information page for consumers Plant Something - consumer gardening site in Massachusetts Massachusetts Horticulture Society Master Gardeners Fact Sheets Greenscapes PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS: Repairing broken snow damaged plants - Japanese Maple Winter Moth Caterpillars - UMASS Winter Moth Caterpillars - Bonide Boxwood Leaf Miner Deer Tick Info Japanese Knotweed Removal - for homeowners Japanese Knotweed Removal - for roadsides White pine needle browning and defoliation pest alert Knockout Roses & other roses leaves turning tan in June - Rose Slug or Rose Sawfly PLANT LISTS AND PLANT CARE: BloomIQ Perennial Plant of the Year Perennial Plant of the Year - Previous Years Wetland Plants Planting Under Trees Ornamental Grasses for Shade Houseplant Selection Guide Cyclamen Care Christmas Cacti Care Cacti Care GARDENS, GARDEN SHOWS, ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS, ETC.: Elm Bank Gardens Tower Hill Botanic Garden Garden in the Woods Boston Flower and Garden Show South Shore Natural Science Center Massachusetts Audubon Society North and South Rivers Watershed Association OTHER ORGANIZATIONS, PROJECTS, AND ACTIVITIES WE LIKE: Hope In Bloom Luca's Light Magical Moon South Shore Habitat for Humanity The 3/50 Project - Save Your Local Economy AMIBA - Because Community Matters JUST FOR FUN: Controlling Invasive Gnomes in the Garden Plants Make Kids Smart Plants Reduce Crime