Here are some resources that might help you in selection of the flowers, trees, bushes and shrubs for your garden, lawn or patio.
|Landscape Plants of the Upper Midwest
- an interactive guide that is specific to the upper Midwest United States (hardiness zones 3, 4 and 5), providing complet e and accurate information on more than 600 species and varieties common to this region.
|Illinois Landscape Contractors Association
|Illinois Nurserymen's Association
- this is great website where you can look for specific type of plants you might want to have in your front- or backyard:
- colorful website, which will help you imagine all the shades of your favorite colors when they "grow" in your garden:
- a very resourceful website with many links and tools that let you find the plant you're looking for.
http://mortonarb.org - Plant Informantion
- "Weather for active lives" Stay tuned for the latest in weather with this comprehensive weather and forcast tool.
- Landscape supplier, garden center and turf nursery all in one. Locations in Des Plaines and Volo.
|Charles J. Fiore Co.
- Their nursery has over 1000 varieties of pre-dug plant material.