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RESOURCES > Gardening Articles > Website Links

 

Aggie Horticulture
   Visit the site beginning with the home page and enter a search term
AgriLife Bookstore

 
Butterflies
  
Butterfly Gardening in Central Texas
  
Butterflies in Bloom (photos)
 
Butterfly Gardens
Butterflies and Moths of North American   

 Monarch Watch
 

Cacti & Succulents
Managing Insect Pests on Cacti and Succulents

   The Succulent Plant Page
  
 

Composting
  
Don't Bag It, Compost It
  
Worm Composting
Fertilizers
   Garden Fertilizers, PH, and Micronutrients
   Fertilizer Buying Guide
  
Fruits & Nuts
  
Best Varieties
Citrus
Citrus Disease Guide
Figs
  
Home Fruit Fact Sheets
  
Pests of Peaches, Plums & Pecans

  
Organic Fruit & Nut Production
  
Pecans, general information
  
Pecans, Grafting
  
Pecans, identifying problems
  
Starting a Vineyard in Texas
  
Wine Grapes

Herbs

   Herbs, Cultivation, Harvesting, Cooking
   Herbs, Info Chart
   Growing Herbs in Texas
   The Herb Society of America

Indoor Gardening
  
Interiorscape Plants Picture Pages
  
Terrariums

General Interest
  
American Horticulture Society    
  
Botanical Names, Understanding  
  
Central Texas Gardener, KLRU-TV
Central Texas Horticulture
   Garden Conservancy, The
Garden Forever

Glossary of Gardening Terms
  
Grow Green Fact Sheets, City of Austin     
  
National Gardening Association
  
Native Plant Society of Kerrville
  
Neil Sperry's Gardens, website
  
New York Botanical Gardens - Ask an Expert
  
Plant Press Dictionary of Plant Names, The
  
Seed Savers Exchange
  
Texas Gardener, the magazine
  
Texas Nature Conservancy, The
  
Texas Wildscapes
  
US Department of Agriculture
 

Insects  

Bed Bugs
The Bug Guide
City Bugs
Earth-wise Guide: Aphids

Earth-wise Guide: Beetles

   Earth-wise Guide: Caterpillars  
  
Fact Sheets
  
Field Guide to Common Texas Insects
  
Fire Ants
Identification
Insect Answers

  Low Impact Insect Control
  
Managing Insects & Pests in Vegetable Gardens
  
Wasps and Yellowjackets

Invasive Plants
  
Natural Resources Conservation Services
  
Texas Dept of Agriculture - Noxious Plants
 
 
Texas Forest Service Information
  
Texas Invasives
  
Texas Parks & Wildlife - Invasive Aquatic Plants

   Central Texas Invasive Plants

Landscaping
  
EarthKind Planning & Design
  
EarthKind Plant Selector
  
Low Maintenance Landscaping
  
Texas Urban Landscape Guide
  
 

Lawns
  
Earthwise Guide to Lawn Care
  
Turf Answers
  
Weed Identification and Control
Mulching
  
General Information
  
Easy Gardening, Mulching

Mushrooms
  
Identification & Photos
  
Mushroom Cultivation
 

Organic Gardening
  
Howard Garrett
  
John Dromgoole
  
Hortsense, problems & solutions

   A Natural Weed and Feed

   Organic Lifestyles
  
Organic Pest Controls
  
Near-Organic & Inorganic Pest Controls

Report on Safety of Roundup Herbicide

   Sustainable Sites Initiative, The
   Sustainable Agriculture
 

Perennial Plants
  
Herbaceous Plant Pages
  
The Irises at Shadowood
  
Daylilies, Best for South Texas
  
Ornamental Database

Pests and Disease Control

  
Diagnosis of Plant Problems
  
Easy Gardening, Disease Control
  
Fall Webworms
   Pesticide Fact Sheets
Pesticides and Pest Management
  
Scale Insects on Ornamental Plants
  
Snails and Slugs
  JUST ADDED: 
Texas Plant Disease Diagnostic Lab
White Flies

 

Plant Lists
  
All America Selections
  
Best Annuals
  
"Deer-Proof" Plants
  
Native Plants of South Texas
  
Natives of Texas
  
Outstanding Vines & Groundcovers

   Outstanding Landscape Plants for Central Texas  
  
Plants for Pollinators/Southwest Region
  
Texas Superstars 

Poisonous Plants
  
Plants Poisonous to Dogs, Cats & Horses
  
Poisonous Plants
   Toxic Plants of Texas

Public Gardens
  
Hill Country List
  
Public Gardens of America
  
Public Gardens of Texas

Rainwater Harvesting
  
Efficient Landscape Irrigation
  
TAMU Rainwater Harvesting
  
Texas Rainwater Catchment Assoc


Roses
  
Common Rose Diseases
   
EarthKind Roses
  
Roses for South Central Texas

   Texas A&M Rose Breeding & Genetics
 

Soils
   Basic Information
  
County Soil Maps
  
Soil Sustains Life
  
Testing, Guide to Collecting Samples

Trees & Shrubs
  
Ball Moss
  
Benny Simpsons' Texas Native Shrubs
  
Bougainvilleas
  
Crape Myrtle Varieties  
  
Powdery Mildew on Crape Myrtles
Oak Wilt
  
Texas Tree Planting Guide
  
Tree Pruning
  
Earth-wise Guide to Cotton Root Rot
 

Vegetables
Recommended Varieties - Choose your county
  
Canning and Freezing Vegetables
  
Caterpillar Pests of Vegetables
  
Container Gardening with Vegetables
  
Cucurbit Problem Solver
   Easy Gardening:  
         
Asparagus
  Beets
          
Green Beans
   Peppers

       Tomatoes
  
Fall Gardening
  
Hydroponics
  
Hydroponics as a Hobby
  
Organic Vegetable Production Guide

   Potatoes, Q & A
  
Seed Information
  
Square Foot Gardening
  
Texas Home Vegetable Gardening Guide
  
Tomato Problem Solver
 

Water
   Agricultural Drought Task Force
  
City of Kerrville Water Restrictions
         
USGS Interactive Drought Map
   
Efficient Use of Water in the Landscape
  
Water Matters

Water Gardening
  
Aqua Plant, a Pond Managers Diagnostic Tool
Water Garden Landscaping

Weeds
  
  
Weed Identification Guide for Turf
  
Weed Library

 

Wildflowers
   Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
     
Wildflowers In Bloom, Growing & Seed
 

Xeriscape Gardening
  
Principles of Xeriscaping
  
Xeriscape Council of New Mexico

Youth Gardening Activities

          KinderGarden

   Zones
  
Heat Zones


FIRE WISE LANDSCAPING
Texas Forest Service 

                                                                         
Texas Master Gardeners Association

 

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