Community and Gardening Links
Our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/GardenClubofTeaneck
Easy and not-so-easy seeds lists plants which can be sown into soil directly; and a longer list of seeds that need cold stratification to start the germination process.
Teaneck Greenway's mission is to support and encourage the development, maintenance and use of the Hackensack River Greenway in Teaneck.
Teaneck Creek Conservancy is a 46-acre park located in the Teaneck portion of Bergen County's Overpeck Park. The TCC has trails for walking and observing birds and nature in a forested landscape. TCC offers outdoor and cultural programs: trailside eco-art exhibits, nature and history walks, geocaching, performative public art and special school programs. Installed in 2011 in conjunction with the Bergen County Audubon Society is a native plants garden to attract butterflies.
Cool botany links - an annotated, highly-varied list of sites for cultivated plant lore, identification of wild plants, image databases and more.
Native Plant Society of New Jersey - information-laden website all about native plants: plant photos, list of names, where to purchase (with nursery website link) native plants, growing conditions, suitability of sites/plants and much more.
Garden State Gardens, a Consortium of NJ Public Gardens to increase public awareness of and appreciation for New Jersey’s public gardens by promoting their horticultural, educational, historic and artistic value; and to facilitate the collaboration of allied professionals in order to promote public garden visitation, stewardship and support.
Deer resistant gardening information: Digital (PDF) version of the handouts given out at a talk hosted by Rohsler's Nursery about how to garden when you have deer. Tom Bender's List of deer resistant plants.
http://www.efloras.org A site with arcane and hard to-find lists of plants (use drop-down menu at top right, Go to project): Catalogue of vascular plants of Madagascar; Harvard University List of Herbaria; Flora of Peru, Taiwan; A Checklist for the South China Botanical Garden, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P. R. China; Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal; and more.