Horticulture Links of Interest

You can “check out” the Horticulture tab for ways to access information or click on one of the Horticulture links below to find helpful information…


Horticulture Websites
♦ UW – Extension Department of Entomology
♦ UW – Insect Lab
UW – What’s Crawling in the Lab Blog Website
UW – Insect Identification Tools
UW – Extension – FYI 
Landscape Plants of the Upper Midwest
UW – Lawn Care Calendar
UW – Plant Disease & Diagnostic Clinic
UW – Soil and Plant Analysis Laboratory
UW – The Wisconsin Gardener – Public TV
UW – Urban Horticulture & Horticulture Updates
UWEX – Wisconsin Native Plant Sources
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Wisconsin Master Gardener Program
WI Horticulture Calendar and Other events
   of interest

University of Connecticut Plant Database
Ohio State University Plant Dictionary
USDA Plants Database
Weed Science Society of America

Homeowners Guide to Pesticide Safety

Articles of Interest
Gypsy Moth
Identifying Emerald Ash Borer
♦ Master Gardener Articles – UW-Extension
♦ What is Fireblight?

♦ Common Foliage Diseases of Shade Trees in Wisconsin
Eastern Tent Caterpillar
Japanese Beetles 
♦ Mole Control
Managing Insects in the Garden
Multiflora Rose
Snakes & Lizards 
Spider Mite
Tar-Spot on Tree Leaves

♦  EEK – Environmental Education for Kids
This electronic magazine is for kids in grades 4-8.
Surf around and learn more about the great outdoors.
Critter Corner, Natures Notes, Our Earth, Cool Stuff and more