LINKS (and other useful info)



Local Organizations & Business Partners
City of Naperville    Morton Arboretum
Conservation Foundation                DuPage Forest Preserve
Naperville Park District   West St. Greenspace Preserveration
Cantigny Park                 Naperville Newcomers & Neighbors
Naperville Clean Energy &Conservation                  Naper Settlement
Colbert Custom Framing                                          Positively Naperville
North Central College      

Horticultural/Environmental Organizations/CSAs
US Dept of Ag Natural Resource     Floridata-Alpha. Plant List
Guide to Houseplant Pests      American Rose Society
Illinois Best Plants   The Pollinator Partnership
USDA Natural Resources Conservation       USDA Plant Data Base           U of I Hort Corner
Amer. Hemerocallis Society    Plant A Row for the Hungry
Ball Seed        Illinois Master Gardeners 
Chicagoland Daylily Society    Sierra Club River Prairie Group
Chicagoland Gardening Magazine          Chicago Home and Garden Magazine
Chicago Botanic Garden         Garfield Park Conservatory
Native Plant Conservation Campaign      Center for Sustainable Community
DuPage Wild Ones American Community Gardeners Association
University of Illinois Extension - DuPage Audubon Chicago Region
Illinois Natural History Survey                                   Nature Conservancy Illinois
Local Harvest                                                            Chicago Wilderness
Heritage Prairie Market   Green Earth Institute 
Midwest Fruit Explorers   Home/Garden Resources for Master Gardeners
Wisconsin Daylily Society​                                         Crown Bees Co.​
WGN Video (Toxic Plant)

Garden Clubs
Garden Clubs of Illinois, Inc     National Garden Clubs, Inc
National Garden Clubs, Inc Central Region      Naperville Community Gardeners
Garden Club of Downers Grove       Pottawatomie Garden Club  
Elmhurst Garden Club     Lemont Friendship Garden Club
Yorkville Garden Club      Weed Ladies 
Downers Grove Organic Gardeners         Bolingbrook Garden Club
Joliet Area Garden Club  Tri-Village Garden Club 
Park Ridge Garden Club  Cress Creek Garden Club
Lombard Garden Club     Saybrook Garden Club
Morris Area Garden Club Utica Garden Club
Kankakee Kultivators       Garden Club of Decatur
Riverside Garden Club     Antioch Garden Club
Buffalo Grove Garden Club      Council of Rockford Gardeners
Deerpath Garden Club of Lake Forest      Woodstock Garden Club 
Grayslake Greenery Garden Club    McHenry Garden Club 
Garden Club of Inverness                                      Edwardsville Garden Club 
Des Plaines Garden Club         Springfield Garden Club 
Sauganash Garden Club                                       Rolling Meadows Garden Club
Pleasantdale Garden Club       Mt. Greenwood Garden Club
LaGrange Garden Club     Park Ridge Garden Club
Bloomingdale Garden Club                                    Darien Garden Club

Some Local Plant Nurseries 
The Growing Place                                   Planters Palette
The Natural Garden                Schaefer Greenhouses
Shady Hill Gardens          Green View Nursery
Possibility Place (native plants)                The Fields on Caton Farm
Redbud Creek Farm

Gardening for Kids/Novice 
Serenata Flowers                                                      Ava's Flowers  
Gardening with Children                                           Eartheasy
Vegetable Gardening for Dummies
Gardening at Home with Kids

Day Trip Gardening Destinations (and travel time from Naperville)
Rotary Botanical Gardens - Janesville, WI (2 hours)
Anderson Japanese Gardens - Rockford, IL  (1.5 hours)
Boerner Botanical Gardens - Milwaukee, WI (2 hours)

 Naperville Garden Club