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Classes & Presentations
Missouri Botanical Garden Adult Education
Includes Missouri Botanical Garden, Shaw Nature Reserve and Butterfly House.
Missouri Master Gardener Association (MOMGA)
St. Louis Community College Gardening & Horticulture
Current Hot Topics
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
A new insect pest in the St. Louis area both indoors and out.
Emerald Ash Borer
How to diagnose EAB with decision tree for whether or not to treat your Ash tree.
IPM for Rose Rosette Disease
UM Integrated Pest Management advice for Rose Rosette Disease.
Rose Rosette Disease
Missouri Botanical Garden recommendations on identification and treatment of Rose Rosette disease.
Missouri Botanical Garden Advice, Tips and Resources
How to reach the Horticulture Answer Service, Kemper Center Plant Doctors and tons of web resources at the Missouri Botanical Garden.
Missouri Botanical Garden Plant Finder
Search Missouri Botanical Garden's plant database by common name, scientific name or a host of features.
Missouri Botanical Garden Visual Guides
Detailed information and photos cover a host of garden topics: Missouri Natives, Problem Diagnosis, Gardening How To's and much more.
Plastic Pot Recycling
Recycle your pots into lumber, retaining walls and other products. Collection sites all over the area.
St. Louis Master Gardener Facebook Page
Browse for gardening ideas, interesting plant topics and news about what St. Louis Master Gardeners are doing.
Tree Planting and Care from Forest ReLeaf
How to plant, prune, care after storms and tips on choosing trees.
UM Soil Testing
Why and how to collect your soil sample and have it tested by UM Extension.
University of Missouri Extension Gardening Page
Links to Missouri University information sheets on gardening topics; plus topics of seasonal interest and calendar of lawn and garden events.
Common Invasive Plants in Missouri
Common invasive plants in Missouri with how and why to eradicate them.
Native Alternatives to Bush Honeysuckle
Native alternatives to plant to replace Bush Honeysuckle.
What to Plant Instead
What to plant in place of common invasive plants.
Landscaping with Native Plants
Deer Resistant Plants
Identifying Native Plant Seedlings
Missouri Grow Native
Native plant database, suggested designs, and more.
Missouri Wildflower Guide
Shaw Nature Reserve Native Plant School
St. Louis Wild Ones: Native Plants, Natural Landscapes
Starting Plants from Seeds – Guide from Shaw Nature Reserve
Personal Gardening Help
Resources from Missouri Grow Native
Shaw Nature Reserve Recommended Landscapers
St. Louis Audubon Bring Conservation Home
Personal advice on attracting wildlife, conserving stormwater and more for a nominal fee.
Plant or Pest Problems
Also, detailed information on common pesticides.
Problem Diagnosis (Visual Guides)
Problem diagnoses guides from Missouri Botanical Garden. Includes plants, tree, shrubs, fruits and vegetables, and lawn.
University of Missouri Publications
Publications on pests and diseases, including one with an overview of Integrated Pest Management.
Publications & Blogs
Missouri Gardener Magazine
Missourians for Monarchs Blog
St. Louis Wild Ones Native Landscapers Blog
The Garden Spade
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation Blog
Missouri Botanical Garden Rainscaping Guide
Rain Garden Guide from Missouri Grow Native
Show Me Rain Gardens
Special Interest Organizations
Community Resources Supporting Biodiversity
Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Association
Illinois Master Naturalists
Madison, Monroe and St. Clair County Master Naturalists
Local Plant Societies
Missouri Master Naturalists - Confluence Chapter
Missouri Master Naturalists - Great Rivers Chapter
Missouri Master Naturalists - Miramiguoa Chapter
Missouri Prairie Foundation
Missourians for Monarchs Facebook Page
North American Butterfly Association (NABA) - St. Louis
St. Louis Beekeepers
Wild Ones Natural Landscapers: Native Plants, Natural Landscapes – St. Louis Chapter
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