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					                                                 Gardening Websites
                              Recommended online sources to inform and inspire

American Horticultural Society     (Gardening resources, seasonal tips, national events calendar)
http://www.ahs.org/index.html

The Arbor Day Foundation (Online tree identification guide, Arbor Day celebrations)
http://www.arborday.org/index.cfm

Better Homes and Gardens—Gardening           (Garden plans, growing guides, flower gallery, slide shows)
http://www.bhg.com/bhg/gardening/

The Bug Review (Identify and control garden and household insects)
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bugreview/

Bulb.com (Information about growing bulbs)
http://www.bulb.com/

The Consumer Horticulture Center        (Fact sheets, links from The Pennsylvania State University)
http://consumerhorticulture.psu.edu/

Container Gardening (Growing plants in pots)
http://www.coopext.colostate.edu/4DMG/Plants/contain.htm

Dave’s Garden (Plant finder, gardening forums, consumer reviews)
http://davesgarden.com/

Drip Irrigation Tutorial (How-to information)
http://dripirrigation.com/drip_tutorial.php

The Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania         (Projects, educational opportunities, youth contests)
http://www.pagardenclubs.org/

Garden Toad’s Companion Plant Guide (Growing specific plants together for beneficial uses)
http://www.gardentoad.com/companionplants.html

GardenWeb (HortiPlex plant database, directory, botanical glossary)
http://www.gardenweb.com/

Greater Philadelphia Gardens (Resource for information about public gardens in the Philadelphia area)
http://www.greaterphiladelphiagardens.org/index.asp

The Herb Society of America     (Herbal guides, color images)
http://www.herbsociety.org/

kinderGARDEN (Gardening with children)
http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/kindergarden/kinder.htm

KYW 1060 Garden Reports (News for local gardeners from this radio station)
http://www.kyw1060.com/pages/7863.php

Mailorder Gardening Association        (Locate garden catalogs by category)
http://mailordergardening.com/
National Garden Bureau    (Grow flowers and vegetables from seed, GrowLab Program for schools)
http://www.ngb.org/

National Gardening Association   (Regional reports, garden calculators, pest control, plant finder)
http://www.garden.org/home

The Old Farmer’s Almanac (Customized local garden guides, monthly projects, resources)
http://www.almanac.com/gardening

Penn State Cooperative Extension, Montgomery County—Horticulture/Gardening               (Fruit production, lawn
care, compost, newsletters, and more)
http://montgomery.extension.psu.edu/second.asp?county=Montgomery&table=Hort

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (Philadelphia Flower Show, urban greening, Gold Medal Plants)
http://www.pennsylvaniahorticulturalsociety.org/home/index.html

PLANTS Database (Fact sheets, plant guides, images)
http://plants.usda.gov/

Square Foot Gardening (Raised bed gardening basics and details)
http://www.squarefootgardening.com/

Trees Are Good (Consumer tree care, fun facts)
http://www.treesaregood.org/

Watch Your Garden Grow (Vegetable gardening, Spanish version available)
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/veggies/

Weekend Gardener (Weekly planner, seed starting, links)
http://www.chestnut-sw.com/index.htm

Wildflower Information.org (Extensive wildflower site with images)
http://www.wildflowerinformation.org/default.asp

You Bet Your Garden (Website companion to the WHYY 91FM radio program about organic gardening)
http://www.whyy.org/91FM/ybyg/

You Grow Girl (Contemporary approach to gardening with forums and fun projects)
http://www.yougrowgirl.com/index.php

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