Resources

Plant Database - Oregon State University features an extensive plant database that is searchable by both Genus (latin name) or by common name. USDA Zones, technical terms and perennials/annuals are also listed. 

http://www.hort.uconn.edu/Plants/ -The University of Connecticut offers a comprehensive plant database that's quite user friendly. You can search plants by botannical or common name.

http://images.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=wi - If you want a quick look at a plant, just google its image!

International Concrete Paver Institute (ICPI) - This is an educational resource guide to proper installation of interlocking concrete pavers (commonly known as brick pavers).  You'll learn how to make sure your paver installation is done right. ICPI also provides a Contractor Comparison Checklist so you can make an informed decision.

http://www.pbase.com/danielle - Many of the photos on this site are supplied by Danielle Durocher, an avid gardener and a very talented photographer.