Links of Interest to Gardeners


General Interest

The Best Plants for Attracting Butterflies

Virginia Native Plant Society

Virginia Wildflowers

Butterflies in our Area

Information on Big Trees (PDF will take a moment to download) 

Preparing Stems for Floral Arrangements

Invasive Plant Species of Virginia

How to Kill English Ivy

English Ivy as a Threat to Virginia Trees

Tried and True Plants to Replace English Ivy

Plant NOVA Natives

Download  Brochure – Native Plants for Northern Virginia

pegplant – Gardening News, Resources, and Plants in the VA, MD, and DC Area

Plant Native

Audubon At Home

George Weigel, Horticulturist, Garden Writer, 

The Acorn -Newsletter of Earth Sangha


Grow A Row –  Fairfax County

Get involved with “Grow A Row”

Instructions for Self-Watering Buckets


Vegetable Gardening

Seed Starting Presentation

Vegetable Gardening for Earth Renewal

Invasive Plants Species

Garden Escape Artists

Blue Ridge PRISM Fact Sheet on Invasive Plants

Fairfax County Invasive Forest Plants

Non-Native Invasive ID and Control

Plant Invaders of Mid-Atlantic Natural Areas

Plant This Not That