Gardening Resources

LOCAL NURSERIES

Brooks & Magill Nursery – Ashley Falls, MA. 413-229-03473

Story’s Nursery – 4265 Route 67, Freehold, NY. 518-634-7754

Salisbury Nursery – 167 Canaan Road, Salisbury, CT. 860-435-2439

Old Farm Nursery – 158 Lime Rock Road, Lakeville, CT. 860-435-2272.

Twin Ponds Nursery – 37 Red Tail Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. 845-876-5113.

Grandiflora – 144 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook, NY. 845-758-2020.

Phantom Gardener – Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY. 845-876-8606.

Millerton Nursery and Garden Shop – Route 22, Millerton, NY. 518-789-3771

Catskill Native Nursery – 607 Samsonville Road, Kerhonkson, NY. 845-626-2758.

Wards Nursery – Great Barrington, MA. 413-528-0166.

Greystone Greenhouses and Nursery – 206 Amenia Road, Hamden, CT. 203-288-1026.  rare and unusual plants.

Beardsley Gardens – 157 Gay Street, Sharon, CT. 860-364-0727.

Paley’s Nursery – RR 343, Amenia Road, Sharon, CT. 860-364-0672.

GARDEN BLOGS

A Way to Garden – Margaret Roach

Adrian Higgins – The  Washington Post

Real Dirt – Ken Druse

Robin Lane Fox – The Financial Times

Vincent Simeone – Horticulturist/Lecturer

ONLINE NURSERIES AND GARDENING INFORMATION

3rd District “The Digest” Federated Garden Clubs of NYS www.fgcnys.com

“The News” www. FGCNYS.com official publication

National Garden Clubs. www.gardenclub.org

Dave’s Garden

Klehm’s Song Sparrow

Forest Farm

Sunny Border Nursery

Broken Arrow Nursery

High Country Gardens

Brent & Becky’s Bulbs

Floridata – great database of “plant profiles”

Garden Web – the #1 garden info site, famous “forums” where gardeners exchange info, etc.

Gardening Know How – get your gardening questions answered by experts

Blue Stone Perennials

National Garden Club – one of the best sources for gardening info

Plant Explorers.com – a new site that’s great with biographies of the pioneers in botanical exploration, always interesting to wildflower enthusiasts

Gardening Launch Pad – this is the well-known compendium of a stupendous number of gardening links compiled by Jim Parra. Jim spent 26 years at Ziker Botanical Garden in Austin and today is a master composter and flower show judge.

Audubons’s searchable database of native plants

List of deer resistant plants

Gardening Advice – http://www.helpfulgardener.com

 

RADIO

Sally Spellane – 98.1 Sunday 8 am

Margaret Roach – NPR robinhood affiliate WHDD am 1020 or 88.1 FM

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