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Useful Links


  • UCONN Connecticut Invasive Plant Work Group – to obtain a list of invasive plants in Connecticut:

  • Energize Ct: For a fee, Energize CT will evaluate your home’s energy performance and will install basic energy-saving measures, usually valued at more than the fee:

  • Buy Nothing Glastonbury CT is an organization that offers members a way to give, share or lend any items. There is no buying or selling on this website: On Facebook, go to “Buy Nothing Glastonbury, CT”

  • Glastonbury Food Recycling Program – Residents may bring food waste to the Transfer Station for recycling (do not include plastic bags). The waste is sent to Quantum Biopower, a CT company that turns waste into electric power and compost.



  • Connecticut Gardener – CT calendar of events, articles and other resources:

  • Perennial Resources – Perennial Encyclopedia features plant pictures, plant specifications, care and

companion plants as well as search function:

  • UCONN Home & Garden Education Center (HGEC)

    • Provides gardening information (e.g. monthly garden tips), plant database, article archives.

    •  UCONN tests soil and provides detailed report for $12.

    • HGEC Plant Submission app will provide plant identification and/or problem diagnosis

after receiving a digital photo:

  • The Connecticut Agricultural Experimental Station (CAES) – Free soil testing with detailed report.Provides answers to plant and insect problems as well as tick testing also soil testing:


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