Organizations we like:
|TNLA – Texas Nursery and Landscape Association
The Texas Nursery & Landscape Association (TNLA) represents all aspects of the Green Industry in Texas. Buchanan’s Native Plants is a member.
|OHBA – Organic Horticulture Benefits Alliance
A community focused organization dedicated to educating property owners, horticulturists, gardeners, landscapers on the benefits of organics.
Urban Harvest is a nonprofit organization dedicated to growing gardens and enriching lives. Promotes education, community gardens, farmer’s markets, permaculture, gardening classes and more.
|Houston Heights Association
An all-volunteer non-profit civic organization which promotes and fosters friendship, goodwill and community spirit, within and around the Houston Heights.
|Native Plant Society of Texas (NPST)
The NPST promotes research, conservation and utilization of native plants and plant habitats of Texas through education, outreach and example.
|Cockrell Butterfly Center- Houston Museum of Natural History
The Cockrell Butterfly Center is dedicated to educating the public about butterflies and other insects. The center promotes the establishment of butterfly gardens.
|Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
A non-profit organization which depends on memberships and donations to support nature education and preservation programs.
|Houston Audubon Society
Houston Audubon promotes conservation and appreciation of birds and wildlife habitat.
|Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center focused on protecting and preserving North America’s native plants through education and conservation.
|Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
Commit for Life is a partnership between you and The Blood Center that is focused on saving lives, today and in the future.
General Plant & Gardening Information
- Texas Tree Selection Guide
- Tree Watering Tips – from Texas Forest Service Video
- Landscape Texas – Lawn & Garden Problem Solver
- GardenLine with Randy Lemmon – News Radio 740 KTRH
- Harris County Extension Service
- Houston Gardening – Chron.com
- Howard Garrett, the “Dirt Doctor”
- John Dromgoole’s The Natural Gardener, Austin, Texas
- Texas A&M University “Aggie Horticulture”
- Texas Superstar Plants
- The Tomato Problem Solver (Texas A&M Horticulture)
- Garden Web
- Texas Gardener
- Organic Gardening
- Dave’s Garden
- “Gardening with Kids”
Local and Regional Gardening & Nature Organizations
- Armand Bayou Nature Center
- Bayou City Farmer’s Market – Urban Harvest
- Herb Society – South Texas Unit
- Houston Bonsai Society
- Houston Cactus & Succulent Society
- Houston Rose Society
- Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens
- The Houston Orchid Society
- Texas Bamboo Society
- Texas Gulf Coast Fern Society
- Common Texas Insects
- Texas Birder – Gary Clark & Kathy Adams Clark
- Monarch Watch
- North American Butterfly Association
- National Bird Feeding Society
- National Wildlife Federation Backyard Wildlife Habitat Project