Resources for Gardeners
Click on the links below to take you to sites filled with information, pictures, recipes, etc.
In no particular order:
A Way to Garden - Great information on gardening from a former gardening editor for Martha Stewart Living Magazine. https://awaytogarden.com
Audubon - Bring more birds to your home with native plants. https://www.audubon.org/native-plants
Martha Stewart Gardening - The first step to being a good gardener is understanding the fundamentals. Whether you are seeking advice for your flower garden, vegetable garden, or simply your lawn, we have compiled all the best gardening tools, techniques, tips and tricks to help your garden flourish.
The Native Plant Center at Westchester Community College - Educating people about the environmental necessity, economic value, and natural beauty of native plants in the Northeast. https://www.sunywcc.edu/about/npc/
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Westchester County - Our horticulture and environmental programs help people and industries maintain environmentally-friendly, attractive plantings and control indoor and outdoor pest problems. http://westchester.cce.cornell.edu
New York Botanical Garden - At NYBG in 2019, we’re showing our love for plants with a year of exhibitions, programs, and projects exploring the essential connections between plants, people, and the environment. https://www.nybg.org/about/plantlove/
Bringing Nature Home - The books and lectures of professor Doug Tallamy. http://www.bringingnaturehome.net
Good Housekeeping - 30 Gorgeous Indoor Plants That Are Almost Impossible to Kill https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/gardening/advice/g1285/hard-to-kill-plants/
American Horticultural Society Gardening Resources - https://www.ahsgardening.org/gardening-resources
9th District Federated Garden Clubs of New York State https://www.facebook.com/9thDistrictFGCNYS/
Cornell Botanic Gardens - Connecting plants and peoples for a world of diversity, beauty, and hope. https://cornellbotanicgardens.org
Hilton Carter - plant doctor and stylist and author of Wild at Home. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vifiH3Wf6O8
INaturalist - Inventory the plant and wildlife of the Hommocks Conservation Area in Larchmont, including invasive species. https://www.inaturalist.org/projects/hommocks-conservation-area
National Garden Clubs - The GCL is a member of the National Garden Clubs. Lots of information can be found on their website at https://www.gardenclub.org. NGC objectives: beautification, education of environmental efforts, gardening, and involvement of Garden Clubs in your community.