Here are some of our favorite resources:
Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center – a great resource for general gardening and the best plant data in Central Texas
Texas A&M University – another great plant base and identifier
City of Austin rebate program – rebates on harvesting, irrigation and landscape upgrades
Womack Nursery - Our favorite bare root and fruit tree nursery
DK Seeds - Native American Seed Our favorite seed suppliers
Gochman Project - This is a project site done by the client to document the project. The design is simplistic, but the links to plant material gives good photos of plants we use regularly. It shows examples of flagstone and gravels we use and demonstrates our common use of rain gardens. Check out the "one year later" page.
COA Tree List- A list of City recommended trees
Grow Green Austin - A basic but good listing of plant material that do well here, info on trees, pests, etc.