The North Texas Unit (formerly North and Central Texas Unit) of The Herb Society of America was founded in 1989 by a group of women dedicated to the 'use and delight' of herbs. We are a non-profit organization in accordance with the Internal Revenue Service regulation 501(c)3. Through the years our unit has grown and currently has over 35 members. Our mission is to promote the use and delight of herbs by sharing with the public and with each other our knowledge and zest for all things herbal.

City of Plano's Sustainability & Environmental Services Department.

The Daylily Growers of Dallas is a member of American Hemerocallis Society (AHS)and AHS Region 6 (Texas and New Mexico). We are also Affiliate Members of the Texas Garden Clubs, Inc, the Dallas North Garden Forum, and the Dallas Council of Garden Clubs. The Daylily Growers of Dallas is a nonprofit educational organization whose purpose is to promote interest in growing the genus Hemerocallis and to conduct research in its breeding and culture.

The Daylily Growers of Dallas is a nonprofit educational organization whose purpose is to promote interest in growing the genus Hemerocallis and to conduct research in its breeding and culture. The Daylily Growers of Dallas has served the Dallas, Texas, community since 1958.

River Legacy Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, began in 1988 as a unique public/private partnership with the City of Arlington. Our mission is to preserve and enhance the parkland along the Trinity River as an extraordinary educational, recreational and natural resource.

River Legacy Parks opened as a public park in 1990 with just 376 acres. Thanks to the Foundation’s donors and partnerships, the park has grown to become a 1,300-acre oasis along the Trinity River.

The Foundation founders knew from the start that an educational facility was necessary to ensure future stewards of the parkland. Thus, in 1996,River Legacy Living Science Center opened to the public.  The nature center features interactive exhibits, aquariums, terrariums, environmental education programs, a gift shop and nature trails.

Texas AgriLife Extension Service offers practical, how-to education based on university research. It’s available to any resident of Texas. You may read it in the newspaper, hear it on the radio, attend an Extension workshop, order a publication, or just call your county Extension office!

The AgriLife Center in Dallas is a gateway to science and public outreach for the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Working through two Texas A&M System agencies - Texas AgriLife Research and Texas AgriLife Extension Service - the Center produces science-based research, technologies and educational programs to help urban clientele manage and conserve natural resources.

Research and education programs at the AgriLife Center at Dallas resolve issues that include the biology, management, utility, adaptability, genetic improvement and pest problems of plants used in Texas landscapes; water conservation and management; energy conservation; and issues related to the diverse green industry.

The Gleaning Network of Texas is a nonprofit, grassroots organization
whose goal is to use our state’s existing surplus fresh produce
resources to help alleviate hunger and improve nutrition for
food-insecure Texans.

The Network brings together growers, volunteers, and service
agencies to provide food for the hungry from fruits and vegetables left
in the field after the harvest and other unutilized supplies.

The Texas Fair Trade Coalition (TFTC) is a diverse, nonpartisan
coalition of labor, environmental, community, family farm, religious,
and human rights organizations. Since its founding in 2002, TFTC has
been on the forefront of efforts to educate Texans about the impact of
trade on their lives and on the world around them. We have also worked
to turn the growing awareness of the dangers of corporate-led
globalization into real democratic action for change. Our member
organizations are united in a common fight against harmful NAFTA-model
trade agreements. We support trade reform that is fair to workers, the
environment, family farmers and public health, here and around the
world. The Texas Fair Trade Coalition is an affiliate of the Citizens
Trade Campaign.

The North Texas Water Garden Society

is a nonprofit organization
that was formed to encourage a greater appreciation and
interest in water gardens.
The NTWGS also promotes the study and culture of aquatic plants,
fish and ponds.


We provide information on all aspects of water gardening,
and publish a monthly newsletter,

Water Works,

that contains articles of interest to the beginner
as well as the advanced water gardener.


Now that the official statement is out of the way, the
NTWGS is a bunch of folks who have ponds, wish they had ponds,
or just like the idea of water gardening.

The Greater
Fort Worth Herb Society was founded in 1985 with the purpose of "sharing
knowledge of herbal folklore, planting, growing, propagating,
cultivating, harvesting and using herbs." A further goal is the
fostering of education and knowledge regarding herbs and other botanical
subjects.

What We Do

  • Meet to share knowledge of herbs and gardening
  • Maintain two herb gardens in Fort Worth
  • Support Horticulture Scholarships at Tarrant County College
  • Hold an annual Herb Festival in Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Botanic Garden, the oldest botanic garden in Texas, is a lush 109-acre tapestry of dappled shade and vibrant splashes of color. A peaceful haven nestled in the heart of Fort Worth’s Cultural District, the Garden is home to over 2,500 species of native and exotic plants that flourish in its 23 specialty gardens.

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