Plant Information Links

ARBORISTS
Illinois Arborist Associationhttp://www.illinoisarborist.org/index.html
International Society of Arboriculturehttp://www.treesaregood.com/
Tree Care Industry Associationhttp://www.natlarb.com/
BOTANIC GARDENS
Chicago Botanic Gardenhttp://www.chicagobotanic.org
The Morton Arboretumhttp://www.mortonarb.org
Garfield Park Conservatoryhttp://www.garfield-conservatory.org
Missouri Botanical Gardenhttp://www.mobot.org
CATALOG
Cyndi’s Garden Catalogs Listhttp://www.gardenlist.com/
EMERALD ASH BORER
EAB Informationhttp://www.emeraldashborer.info/
Purdue Universityhttp://www.entm.purdue.edu/EAB/
USDA Forest Servicehttp://na.fs.fed.us/fhp/eab/
EXTENSION SITES
University of Illinois Extensionhttp://www.extension.uiuc.edu
Illinois Master Gardenershttp://www.extension.uiuc.edu/mg
University of Wisconsin-Extensionhttp://www.uwex.edu
GARDENING FOR KIDS
Kids Gardeninghttp://www.kidsgardening.com
Un. of IL Extension: Great Plant Escapehttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/gpe/index.html
GENERAL HORTICULTURE
Un. of IL Extension Hort Cornerhttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/hort/index.html
Purdue University Consumer Horticulturehttp://www.hort.purdue.edu/ext/hort.html
Plants for Wet Siteshttp://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/hil/hil-646.html
Horticulture Linkshttp://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/consumer/hortinternet
USDA Hardiness Zone Maphttp://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov/PHZMWeb/
HOUSEPLANTS
Purdue Houseplant Problemshttp://www.ces.purdue.edu/extmedia/BP/BP-55.html
Int. Carnivorous Plant Societyhttp://www.carnivorousplants.org
INSECTS/DISEASES
Un. of IL Extension IPMhttp://www.ipm.uiuc.edu/hyg/insects/index.html
Un. of IL Ext. Plant Problemshttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/focus
Un. of IL Ext. Bug Reviewhttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bugreview/index.html
Iowa State Entomology Dept.http://www.ent.iastate.edu/
LAWN
U. of I. Ext. Lawn Talkhttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/lawntalk/index.html
NEWSLETTERS
Chicago Botanic Garden’s Newsletter Signuphttp://www.chicagobotanic.org/email_app.html
Morton Plant Health Care Reporthttp://www.mortonarb.org/tree-plant-advice/category/97/plant-health-care-reports.html
Home, Yard & Garden Pesthttp://www.ag.uiuc.edu/cespubs/hyg/html
ORNAMENTAL GRASSES
Iowa State Un. Picture Keyhttp://www.eeob.iastate.edu/research/iowagrasses/picture-key.html
Ohio State Un. Fact Sheethttp://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/1000/1238.html
Un. of IL Ext. Orn. Grasseshttp://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/grasses
PLANT DATABASES
Chicago Botanic Garden's
Illinois’ Best Plants
http://www.bestplants.org
Missouri Botanical PlantFinderhttp://www.mobot.org/gardeninghelp/plantfinder/Alpha.asp
Ohio State Univ. Plant Factshttp://plantfacts.osu.edu
Upper Midwest Plantshttp://www.midwestlandscapeplants.org/index.cfm
Un. of IL Plants: Woody Ornamentalshttp://wp.nres.uiuc.edu/plant/
USDA Plant Databasehttp://plants.usda.gov
VA Tech Woody Plant Keyhttp://www.cnr.vt.edu/dendro/dendrology/idit.htm
PRAIRIE
Prairie Establishment & Landscapinghttp://dnr.state.il.us/conservation/naturalheritage/prairie/table.htm
Tallgrass Prairie in Illinoishttp://www.inhs.uiuc.edu/~kenr/tallgrass.html
WEEDS
Rutgers’ Weed Imageshttp://www.rce.rutgers.edu/weeds/default.asp
Un. of IL ACEShttp://web.aces.uiuc.edu/weedid/
GARDEN INFORMATION PHONE NUMBERS
Plant Information Hotline(847) 835-0972
Lenhardt Library(847) 835-8201