Favorite Links

Some links to external sites our members have enjoyed . . .

Indianapolis Museum of Art : IMA Events Calendar for a full listing of lectures, classes, tours, and other events of special interest to garden afficionadoes.  www.imamuseum.org

Marion County Master Gardener Program Demonstration Garden, State Fairgrounds,  June through September. State Fair, early August each year.  Demonstration Garden  More: Master Gardener classes and information

Links to 650 gardening books and Purdue publications

American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Gardens Program is a benefit of your Horticultural Society Membership   http://www.ahs.org/gardening-programs/rap

INPAWS  Indiana Native Plant and Wildflower Society, educating the public about how to nurture biodiversity by using native plants in the garden. www.inpaws.org

Children’s Gardening

-Purdue Junior Master Gardener program- Purdue, 3rd to 8th grade  https://www.extension.purdue.edu/gardentips/kids.html

-My First Garden- University of Illinois Extension   http://extension.illinois.edu/firstgarden/

-Youth Gardening Activities – University of Nebraska at Lincoln  4H http://lancaster.unl.edu/hort/youth

America in Bloom  A not-for-profit, volunteer organization that fosters community pride through a national beautification competition. www.americainbloom.org

Chicago Botanic Garden  A mere four hours’ drive away and a great resource for gardeners. Ask for reports on their trial gardens. www.chicagobotanic.org

Indianapolis Zoo and White River Gardens  Demonstration gardens feature many design ideas well suited to the home garden. http://indianapoliszoo.com/SitePages/WhiteRiverGardens/welcomeToTheGardens.aspx

Garfield Park  Oldest park in Indianapolis (est. 1873) features the restored Sunken Gardens and Conservatory.  www.garfieldgardensconservatory.org/

Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden  Great website for those interested in Asian garden design. Includes plant list and links to many related sites. www.hammondmuseum.org/index2.html

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