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www.cnps.org California Native Plant Society
Dedicated to the preservation of California Native Flora
Lots of related information and great links to
native plants nurseries
www.montereybaycnps.org California Native Plant Society Monterey Chapter
California Native Flora appreciation and education
through meetings, events, activities & field trips.
Concise local plant listings with images
www.mprpd.org Monterey Regional Parks District
Find information about our local Locke Paddon
Community Park, Marina Dunes Preserve, and
South Monterey Bay Dunes
www.montereybaymg.ucdavis.edu
University of California Master Gardeners
Many useful links toInformation, events and
activities
www.montereybaymastergardeners.org Monterey Bay Master Gardeners
Learn more about Master Gardeners in Monterey,
Santa Cruz and San Benito counties
www.mcwd.org Marina Coast Water District
Useful links to information on water saving
including local nurseries featuring
native and drought tolerant plant selections
www.ourwaterourworld Our Water Our World
A concise list of non-toxic pest control alternatives that can be used in the garden. In partnership with local agencies to reduce pollution runoff into our waterways by education and outreach.
www.cal-ipc.org California Invasive Plant Council
provides an on-line brochure on invasive plant
species to avoid planting in your garden
www.californiagardenclubs.org California Garden Clubs
Our parent organization - a confederation of
garden clubs through out California
www.montereyherald.com Local gardening tips and lore by writer Tom Karwin
www.cngf.org California Native Garden Foundation
provides classes, lectures, and workshops on water-wise gardening, 12 months of color in your garden, designing a native garden, native edibles, and more.
www.losethelawn.com Helpful information on how to replace your lawn, use less water & chemicals, save money.
www.plants.usda.gov Vast database of plants in the US and its territories
with images and information
www.davewilson.com Fruit trees for the backyard orchard
Catalog of fruit trees and shrubs for home gardens.
Tips on selection, pruning, planting, articles, photos
and more!