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Find Books - Horticulture

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  • Amsterdam University Press
  • Anmol
  • Cab-eBooks Complete Frontlist and Archive Collection (2000 to 2010)
  • Columbia University Press
  • Emerald e-books (1994 to 2014)
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Manson Publishing
  • NetLibrary e-books
  • RSC e-Books (1968 – 2014)
  • ScienceDirect eBooks (Copyright 1995 to 2006)
  • SIAM
  • Springer e-Books (2005 – 2014)
  • Wiley e-Books
  • Woodhead Publishing Online

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  • Cabi e-Books


Printed Books

The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

  • Horticulture. Horticultural crops  SB317.5-319.864
  • Vegetables  SB320-353.5
  • Fruit and fruit culture  SB354-402 
  • Berries and small fruits  SB381-386
  • Grape culture. Viticulture  SB387-399
  • Nuts  SB401
  • Plant propagation  SB406.7-406.83
  • Culture of individual plants  SB409-413
  • Forcing  SB414
  • Greenhouses and greenhouse culture  SB414.6-417
  • Container gardening  SB418-418.4
  • Indoor gardening and houseplants  SB419-419.3 
  • Roof gardening. Balcony gardening  SB419.5
  • Classes of plants. Including annuals, climbers, ferns, lawns, perennials, shrubs  SB421-439.8
  • Flower shows. Exhibitions  SB441-441.75
  • Care and preparation of cut flowers and ornamental plants for market  SB442.5
  • Marketing. Cut flower industry. Florists  SB442.8-443.4
  • Horticultural service industry   SB446-446.6
  • Preservation and reproduction of flowers, fruits, etc.  SB447
  • Bonkei. Tray landscapes  SB447.5
  • Flower arrangement and decoration  SB449-450.87

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