Professional Organizations, Resources, & News
American Horticultural Society – Founded in 1922, the non-profit American Horticultural Society (AHS) is one of the oldest member-based national gardening organizations in North America.
National Pesticide Information Center – NPIC provides objective, science-based information about pesticides and pesticide-related topics to enable people to make informed decisions about pesticides and their use. NPIC is a cooperative agreement between Oregon State University and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Oregon State University Plant Clinic – The Oregon State University Plant Clinic is a diagnostic facility associated with and housed in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. The Plant Clinic has been operational since 1954.
Pacific Northwest Weed Management Handbook – This handbook is designed as a quick and ready reference for weed control practices and herbicides used in various cropping systems or sites in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.
PlantRight – PlantRight™ was founded in 2005 to address the ongoing sale of invasive garden plants in California in an environmentally sound and economically viable manner.
The American Phytopathological Society – The American Phytopathological Society (APS) is the premier society dedicated to high-quality, innovative plant pathology research. For more than a century, members of APS have been making and sharing significant breakthroughs, both for the science and society.
The International Society of Arboriculture – Through research, technology, and education, the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) promotes the professional practice of arboriculture and fosters a greater worldwide awareness of the benefits of trees.
The National Gardening Association – The National Gardening Association (NGA) is a Vermont-based national nonprofit leader in garden-based education.
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map – The 2012 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map is the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location.
Below you will find links to some of the businesses we find interesting. Please note, we do not condone or support any content you may find on these pages.
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Buckler Electric is located in Mechanicsville, MD and are proud to serve the Southern Maryland area with professional electrical services. Buckler specializes in Generac Generators.
Caitlin Batchelor Dentistry – General Dentist for Adults, Children, & Seniors located in Harrisonburg, VA. Offering Teeth Whitening, Same Day Crowns, Bridges & Veneers, Tooth Extraction, Implants, Dentures, & Partials. New Patients Welcome!
Charlotte Stump Grindingy – The Charlotte areas premier trusted resource for safe, fast and complete stump grinding and stump removal services in and around the Charlotte, NC area.
Concrete Walls MD offers Commercial and residential solid poured concrete walls and poured concrete foundations in Maryland (MD), District of Columbia (DC) and Virginia (VA).
Dawn Wood Realty – Everything you need to know about buying or selling a Lexington Park Maryland home, or property in the surrounding Southern Maryland area, such as Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Solomons, Solomon’s Island, California, Hollywood, Mechanicsville, Lusby and other communities in both Calvert and St. Mary’s Counties.
Earth City Landscapes – EarthCity Landscapes is designed to provide you with high quality garden design online and custom landscape design. We have been creating award winning gardens and beautiful landscapes since 1987 at a variety of scales, from small urban courtyards to large country estates.
Herb Stomp – Alternative medicine store offering kratom and other ethnobotanicals in powder, leaf, flower, tincture & capsule form.
O’Brien Realty – Your Full Service Southern Maryland real estate company for homes, land and commercial, whether buying, selling or leasing. Offices in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties.
Oregon Crawl Space – Crawl Space Insulation. Maintain your home’s value and your family’s health with a conditioned crawl space from Oregon Crawl Space Solutions.
Potter Heating and Electric has been serving the Southern Maryland area – Charles, St. Mary’s, Calvert, and Prince George’s counties and beyond . Family owned and operated, we are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality and most energy efficient heating, air conditioning and geothermal systems available.
Simmons Heating and Air Conditioning Inc – With over 25 years of serving Southern Maryland, for all your heating and air conditioning needs, as well as generators. We offer Emergency Service, Service and Installation,ventilation needs, specialist in geothermal, air balancing, automatic standby generators, heat pumps, 24/7 Blackout protection, Hands free operation, no manual starting or refueling, permanently installed, runs on natural gas or LP gas.
Trebrown Nurseries – Trebrown nurseries exotic plant hunters offer many palm trees, cycads and banana seeds that have never before been commercially available. 1000s of species with great prices, friendly staff and speedy world-wide delivery.