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Purdue Extension Online Resources for Gardeners

Looking for opportunities to learn from home?  The following online resources cover a wide range of information for gardening and taking care of your yard.

General Yard & Garden

Purdue Extension Indiana Yard & Garden Website

Purdue Yard & Garden News

Purdue In The Grow Question & Answer

Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program

Purdue Plant & Pest Diagnostic Lab (PPDL)

Purdue Plant Doctor apps

Purdue Extension Education Store

Purdue Extension Rainscaping Education Program

Purdue Extension Invasive Species

Purdue Extension Bulletins

Purdue Youtube

COVID-19 Resources

Plant Identification

Purdue Plant ID Pal

The web-based resource is easy to use. 4-H and FFA youth will find it especially helpful as they learn to identify ornamentals, fruits, and vegetables for local, state and national competitions. Fun quizzes and helpful glossary.

Purdue Arboretum Explorer

Winter Twig Identification by Rosie Lerner (NEW!)

Winter Twig ID Handout

Winter Tree ID Key

Vegetable Gardening

Gardening Tips for Beginner Gardeners (Video)

Food Safety for Vegetable Gardeners video link

Purdue Extension Tomato Doctor (app)

Vegetable Crops Hotline


Purdue Landscape Report

Purdue Emerald Ash Borer

Purdue Tree Doctor app

Purdue Shrub Doctor app


Purdue Extension Turf Tips

Purdue Extension Turf Resources for Homeowners

Purdue Extension Turf Doctor (app)


Purdue Extension Facts for Fancy Fruit

Managing Pests in the Home Fruit Planting


Purdue Extension Annual Flower Doctor (app)

Purdue Extension Perennial Flower Doctor (app)

Forestry & Natural Resources

Urban Forestry


Got Nature?

Food/Food Safety

Purdue FoodLink

Safe Produce

Social Media links

@PurdueHomeHort (Facebook and Twitter)

@PurdueMasterGardener (Facebook and Twitter)


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