Gardening Resources

Following are links to gardening resources that may be helpful to beginning gardeners and experienced ones alike.

Classes and Presentations

Current HOT Topics

    How to diagnose EAB with a decision tree for whether or not to treat your Ash tree.
    University of Missouri Integrated Pest Management (IPM) publication about the invasive Brown   Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys.
    University of Missouri Integrated Pest Management (IPM) advice for Rose Rosette Disease.
    Missouri Botanical Garden recommendations on identification and treatment of Rose Rosette disease.
    A new insect pest in the St. Louis area both indoors and out.

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 problems

Squash Vine Borer Moth

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.