Links & Resources
Bat and Owl Houses at Reiman Gardens
Fall into Autumn Scavenger Hunt
Links to Related Sites
- Iowa State University – Reiman Gardens is managed and owned by Iowa State University
- Iowa State University Sustainability – Tips for living green from Iowa State University
- Iowa State University can help you take your gardening skills to the next level with the Master Gardener program.
- Here are some garden-related publications from the experts at the Iowa State University Extension Office.
Be sure and visit other public gardens and arboretum in Iowa.
- Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden
- Bickelhaupt Arboretum
- Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
- Central Gardens of North Iowa
- Iowa Arboretum
- Vander Veer Botanical Park
- Brenton Arboretum
If you’ve seen one botanical garden you definitely have not seen them all. Check out some of our favorite Midwestern and USA gardens and arboreta below:
- Longwood Gardens
- Atlanta Botanical Gardens
- Denver Botanical Gardens
- Desert Botanical Gardens
- Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
- Missouri Botanical Garden
- Chicago Botanic garden
- Morton Arboretum
- Powell Gardens
- More on what to do and see while in Ames, Iowa
- Can’t get enough butterflies? Here’s a listing of butterfly houses around the U.S.
- Learn more about the heritage of Ames and Iowa at Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area
- Central Iowa is full of activity, interest and fun. Check it out the Central Iowa Tourism Region.
- Visiting Iowa? Get great information in all there is to see and do in our great state from Travel Iowa.
Other reputable garden related websites
The Iowa Gardener
Drought-Tolerant LandscapesIowa Prairie Network
American Horticultural Society
American Public Gardens Association
Rainbird – irrigation expertise from Rainbird|
Listen to the Gardening Today radio show on Sundays with Reiman Gardens’ staff person, Aaron Steil, as co-host. Click here to view their general website. Click here to listen to podcasts of past programs.