Whether you are a beginner or a master in gardening, the following hand-picked list of gardening resources and websites can help provide you with a guide for all levels of gardening with gardening tips and solutions, local gardens, discussion forums, and local farmers’ markets.
Gale Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection
Farmers, landscape architects, and biotechnologists will have information with this collection of nearly 50 journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.
|Print Magazines||Online Magazines|
Better Homes & Gardens
All Seasons Garden Guide
Garden and Gun
|Ideal Home and Garden
Full text 12/31/2010 - Current
Available on Zinio
|Yard & Garden Online News
Full text 5/1/2006 - Current
Alexandria Farmers' Markets
Information on Alexandria Farmers’ Markets.
Del Ray Farms
Started in Del Ray, in Alexandria, VA, DRF is a sustainable vegetable farming providing community support to develop community gardens.
Alexandria's Community Gardens
The City offers opportunities for the public to participate in community gardening to grow fruits, vegetables and flowers.
Chinquapin Organic Gardens
Chinquapin Organic Gardens is a community garden located in Alexandria, which offers annual rentals to area residents.
Alexandria office of Virginia Cooperative Extension
The Alexandria VCE Site includes information on local educational programs and online guides, including the latest Pest Management Guides.
Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia
Master gardeners of Northern Virginia provide plant clinics at several area locations to offer free advice on planting and maintaining plants.
Virginia Native Plant Society
Founded in 1982, the Virginia Native Plant Society is a nonprofit organization of individuals who share an interest in Virginia’s native plants and habitats.
Garden Club of Virginia
Information on the Garden Club of Virginia and ticket information to the annual Historic Garden Week.
The USDA Plants Database
Home page for the USDA Plants database and includes the USDA plant hardiness zone
National Gardening Association
The National Gardening Association Site offers a wealth of gardening resources, including news, expert advice, a community forum, regional gardening reports, and its “pest control library” page where you can find out how to identify pests and the various types of control techniques.
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