Urban Programs Resource Network

Links and Reviews for Selecting Shrubs for Your Home

The following 54 sites have linked to our Selecting Shrubs for Your Home website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.

2GreenThumbsUp! - Blog - Garden Makeover - Maintenance-Free & Drought Tolerant? - The End Result
http://www.2greenthumbsup.com/category/garden-landscape-design/

BC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/flowering_plants/

Canada - Natural Resources - Canada's Plant Hardiness Site - Viburnum X Rhytidophylloides - Links
http://planthardiness.gc.ca/ph_spp_links.pl?speciesid=1001289

Chic Knits Blog - The Farmer's in the Dell
http://www.chicknits.com/rambles/archives/2007_06_14.html

City of Urbandale - Recommended Trees
http://www.urbandale.org/recommended-trees.cfm

Dave's Garden - Forum - Beginner Landscaping: Invasive Honeysuckle Bush
http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/t/760003/

Dave's Garden - Forums - Trees, Shrubs and Conifers - Growing Clove Current
http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/t/832171/

Do It Yourself - Forum - DIY Landscape Design
http://forum.doityourself.com/landscaping/338423-diy-landscape-design.html
"Here is an awesome site that will give you free information on selecting new shrubs. You simply provide some basic information about size, exposure, color and it will provide you with a list of potential shrubs. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/shrubselector/ I've used it and have found it very helpful."

Do It Yourself - Forum - Landscape Design
http://forum.doityourself.com/showthread.php?p=1332024
"Here is an awesome site that will give you free information on selecting new shrubs. You simply provide some basic information about size, exposure, color and it will provide you with a list of potential shrubs. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/shrubselector/ They also have a tree selector: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/treeselector/ I've used both and have found them very helpful."

Do It Yourself Forum - Landscaping Design, Vegetation, and Irrigation
http://forum.doityourself.com/showthread.php?t=338423
"Here is an awesome site that will give you free information on selecting new shrubs. You simply provide some basic information about size, exposure, color and it will provide you with a list of potential shrubs. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/shrubselector/"

Drummers Garden Center and Floral - Useful Links & How To's - Gardening Resources
http://www.drummersgardencenter.com/useful-links-and-how-tos/

eHow - About Burkwood Viburnum - Resources
http://www.ehow.com/about_4744841_burkwood-viburnum.html

eHow - How to Arrange Shurbs - Resources
http://www.ehow.com/how_5642176_arrange-shrubs.html

Federal Citizen Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cfocus/cfgardening02/focus.htm

Federal Citizen Information Center - Getting Your Green Thumb in Shape
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cfocus/cfgardening02/focus.htm

Flower Forums - What Kind of Bush?
http://www.flowersforums.com/what-kind-of-bush-59705.html

Gardens.com - Forum - Landscaping - Honeysuckle
http://www.gardens.com/forums/t/760003/

Gardens.com - Forums
http://gardens.com/forums/t/760003/

Idaho Extension - Horticulture Program - Home Gardening and Horticulture Web Links
http://extension.ag.uidaho.edu/canyon/horticulture/hortlinks.htm

iVillage - Garden Web - Forum - Companion to Black Lace Elderberry
http://forums2.gardenweb.com/forums/load/shrubs/msg0418003427423.html

iVillage GardenWeb - Forum - Planting Floral Bushes
http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load/mwgard/msg0316362925935.html?2
"Here is a link that might be useful: Shrubs for wet sites"

Jane Dilworth & Associates Landscape - Links - University of Illinois Extension Information
http://www.janedilworth.com/resources.html

Landscape Nashville - Middle Tennessee Evergreen Privacy Screens
http://www.landscapenashville.com/privacy-screens-middle-tn.html

Lawn and Garden Yellow Pages
http://www.lgyp.com/results.asp?pID=31&srg=IL&biz=

Les Jones - Blog - More Landscapalooza Questions/Thinking Out Loud
http://www.lesjones.com/2007/05/08/more-landscapalooza-questionsthinking-out-loud/

MedLibrary.org - Hypericum
http://medlibrary.org/medwiki/Hypericum

Millican Nurseries, INC. - Deciduois Shrubs - Hypericum Kalmianum
http://www.millicannurseriesinc.com/cms/index.asp?id=97

My Northern Garden Blog - The Finished Product
http://mynortherngarden.wordpress.com/2008/05/30/the-finished-product/

Natural Resources Canada - Canada's Plant Hardiness Site - Berberis x mentorensis
http://planthardiness.gc.ca/ph_spp_links.pl?speciesid=1000153

Natural Resources Canada - Plant Hardiness Site - Viburnum Xrhytidophylloides
http://www.planthardiness.gc.ca/ph_spp_links.pl?speciesid=1001289&lang=fr

Natural Resources Canada - Plants - Viburnum ×rhytidophylloides
http://www.planthardiness.gc.ca/ph_spp_intro.pl?lang=en&speciesid=1001289

North Country Maturing Gardener - Blog
http://ncmg.blogspot.com/2006/09/transplanting-my-hosta.html

North Country Maturing Gardener Blog - Transplanting My Hosta
http://ncmg.blogspot.com/2006/09/transplanting-my-hosta.html

Park Seed Memories - Blog - Sharing Grandmother's Garden Favorites
http://www.parkseedmemories.com/2008/09/sharing-grandmo.html

Park Seed Memories - Blog - Sharing Grandmother's Garden Favorites
http://www.parkseedmemories.com/2008/09/index.html

Pennsylvania - Department of Agriculture - Animal and Plant Health - Plant Choice Alternatives
http://www.agriculture.state.pa.us/agriculture/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=128215

Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture - Animal and Plant Health
http://www.agriculture.state.pa.us/agriculture/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=128215&pp=12&n=1

Pests and Disease Image Library - Beetles
http://www.padil.gov.au/viewPestWebLinks.aspx?id=726

Pests and Disease Image Library - Beetles - Black Vine Weevil
http://www.padil.gov.au/viewPestWebLinks.aspx?id=726

Pests and Diseases Image Library - Black Vine Weevil
http://www.padil.gov.au/viewPest.aspx?id=726

UBC Botanical Garden - Botany Photo of the Day
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2006/09/

UBC Botanical Garden - Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2006/09/cotinus_coggygria_royal_purple.php

UBC Botanical Garden - Flowering Plants
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/flowering_plants_12/

UBC Botanical Garden - Photo of the Day - Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/flowering_plants_12/

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2006/09/

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research - Botany Photo of the Day
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2006/09/cotinus_coggygria_royal_purple.php

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension - Healing Landscapes - Dothistroma Needle Blight
http://extensionhorticulture.unl.edu/Weekly/08502.shtml

University of Washington - Horticulture Resourcs - Shrubs
http://depts.washington.edu/hortlib/resources/booklists_data/shrubs.pdf
"University of Illinois - Selecting Shrubs for your Home"

University of Washington Botanic Gardens
http://depts.washington.edu/hortlib/resources/booklists_data/shrubs.pdf

Winter Sow - Saving Seeds - Rose of Sharon
http://wintersown.org/wseo1/Rose_of_Sharon_Seeds.html

Winter Sow - Saving Seeds - Rose of Sharon
http://wintersown.org/wseo1/Rose_of_Sharon_Seeds.html

Winter Sow - Saving Seeds - Rose of Sharon
http://wintersown.org/wseo1/Rose_of_Sharon_Seeds.html

WinterSown Educational Organization
http://wintersown.org/wseo1/Rose_of_Sharon_Seeds.html

Wintersown.org - Seed Saving FAQs - Rose of Sharon
http://www.wintersown.org/wseo1/Rose_of_Sharon_Seeds.html

 

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