Texas School Garden Resources

American Horticultural Therapy Association
Texas Chapter
Galveston College
4015 Avenue Q
Galveston, TX 77550
(409)763-6551

Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission
P.O. Box 13087
Austin, Texas 78711-3087
1-800-64-TEXAS
Garden guide for environmentally safe practices.

Texas General Land Office
4204 Woodcock Drive, Suite 240
San Antonio, Texas 78228-1324
1-800-836-5619
Environmental Challenge-Prizes for top challenge projects K-12

Texas Water Development Board
P.O. Box 13231, Capitol Station
Austin, Texas 78711-3231
List of low water demand plants

Soil Conservation Service
Metro 817-467-3867
Soil survey, water cycle poster, educational packet

Gardeners in Community Development
901 Greenbriar Lane
Richardson, TX 75080
Ph. (972) 231-3565.
Community garden and school garden network

Coppell Community Gardens
255 Parkway Boulevard
P.O. Box 478
Coppell, TX 75019
Ph. (972) 462-9355
Youth programs and children's gardening information.

Institute of Texan Cultures
801 S. Bowie St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
Diane Bruce
Information on foods and agricultural practices of a wide range of cultures

State Extension Agencies:
Texas Agricultural Extension Service
Texas A&M University
System Administration Building
RM. 106
College Station, TX 77843
Phone: (409)845-7967
Instructional pamphlets on gardening

Native Plants of Texas:
National Wildflower Research Center
2600 FM 973 North
Austin, TX 78725
512-929-3600
Educational Materials

Native Plant Society of Texas
P.0. Box 891
Georgetown, TX 78627
Educational meetings and newsletter

Native American Seed
3400 Long Prairie Road
Flower Mound, Texas 75028
214-539-0534
Seed catalog

Urban Forestry
The Dallas Parks Foundation
400 S. Record Street (6th floor)
Dallas, Texas 75202-4806
214-977-6670
Tree planting projects and Growing Together program

Worms available from::
Rabbit Hill Farm
Route 3
Box 2936
Corsicana, TX
(903) 872-4289

Compiled by Amanda Vanhoozier, Gardeners in Community Development

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