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Green organizations

  • Yard, Garden, and Patio Show
    Stop by and visit our booth at the spring garden show in late February.
  • Oregon Association of Nurseries
    The trade association for the Oregon greenhouse and nursery industry. Lots of links and information about regional industry shows such as Yard, Garden, and Patio Show and the Farwest Show. Information on OAN scholarships also.
  • Oregon Landscape Contractors Association
    The trade association for the Oregon landscaping industry.
  • Oregon Garden
    Located in Silverton, Oregon, the garden is a botanically challenging, world-class facility that showcases the wealth of plant material that can be used in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Oregon State University’s Landscape Plants
    This site contains images and information on over 570 landscape plants (mostly woody) listed in alphabetical order, by genus.
  • Association of Northwest Landscape Designers
    The ANLD is a professional organization that was created 25 years ago for landscape designers in Oregon and Washington. It provides a forum where landscape designers can network, learn, and encourage one another in their professional pursuits.
  • Association of Professional Landscape Designers
    The APLD is a nationwide professional organization for landscape designers that has an Oregon chapter. It has a certification process for professional designers and hosts seminars and workshops in the area.
  • International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), Pacific Northwest Chapter
    The regional professional organization for the tree care industry. The ISA has a certification process for arborists and hosts tree care-related seminars in the area. Lots of great links to tree care information and a local list of certified arborists.
  • The Irrigation Association
    The professional organization for irrigation professionals.
  • Hardy Plant Society of Oregon
    A non-profit volunteer organization for gardeners of all levels. Sponsors annual plant sales, events, and has an extensive list of garden-related associations on their website.