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Magazines, Journals, Newsletters

To find additional newspaper, magazine and journal articles as well as electronic books, use the Research Databases to which the Library Resource Centre subscribes.  Use the directions on the Research Databases Remote Access/Off-campus Access Instructions web page for off-campus access.

LAND Online (Landscape Architecture News Digest)
http://www.asla.org/land/

Landscape Architecture: The Magazine of the Society of Landscape Architects
http://www.asla.org/nonmembers/lam.cfm

Associations and Societies

American Fern Society
http://www.amerfernsoc.org/

American Horticultural Society
http://www.ahs.org/

American Public Gardens Association
http://www.publicgardens.org/

American Rose Society
http://www.ars.org/

American Society for Horticultural Science
http://www.ashs.org/

American Society of Botanical Artists
http://amsocbotartists.org/

American Society of Landscape Architects
http://www.asla.org/

Bioneers - Visionary and Practical Solutions for Restoring the Earth
http://www.bioneers.org/

Canadian Botanical Association
http://www.cba-abc.ca/

Canadian Nursery Landscape Association 
http://www.canadanursery.com/

Canadian Standards for Nursery Stock, 8th edition (40 page PDF)
http://www.canadanursery.com/Storage/10/605_Canadian_Standards_For_Nursery_Stock_-_8th_Edition_2006.pdf

Canadian Society for Horticultural Science (CSHS)
http://www.cshs.ca/

Canadian Society of Landscape Architects 
http://www.csla.ca/

International Bulb Society: Research, Conservation, and Culture of Flowering Bulbs
http://www.bulbsociety.org/

North American Rock Garden Society
http://www.nargs.org/

National Gardening Association
http://www.garden.org/home

Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association
http://www.hort-trades.com/

Ontario Association of Landscape Architects (OALA)
http://www.oala.ca/

Ontario Horticultural Association 
http://www.gardenontario.org/index.php

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Dictionary of Botanical Words
http://www.botany.com/index.16.htm

Gardener's Dictionary
http://www.garden.org/dictionary/

Glossary of Botanical Terms in French and English
http://www.mobot.org/mobot/glossary/

GardenWeb Glossary of Botanical Terms
http://glossary.gardenweb.com/glossary/

Plant Glossary
http://www.rhododendron.org/librarysector/glossary.htm

Plantfacts - Glossary (Ohio State University)
http://140.254.84.203/wiki/index.php/PlantFacts_Glossary

Gardening

EveryRose: The Rose Reference Database
http://www.everyrose.com/everyrose/index.lasso

Gardenscape.com: your gardening resource
http://www.gardenscape.com/ 

GardenWeb - The Internet's Garden Community
http://www.gardenweb.com/

iCanGarden.com
http://www.icangarden.com/

National Chrysanthemum Society (NCS)
http://www.mums.org

Pest Control Library
http://www.garden.org/pestlibrary/ 
 
Plant Care Guides
http://www.garden.org/plantguide/ 
 
The Poinsettia Pages
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/poinsettia/ 

Saving Seed from the Garden
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/hortihints/0008c.html

WebGarden
http://webgarden.osu.edu/

Weed Library
http://www.garden.org/weedlibrary/

Weekend Gardener: Horticulture for Busy People
http://www.chestnut-sw.com/

Plant Identification Resources

Carnivorous Plant Database
http://www.omnisterra.com/bot/cp_home.cgi

HortiPlex Plant Database
http://hortiplex.gardenweb.com/plants/

International Plant Names Index (IPNI)
http://www.ipni.org/index.html

Landscape Plants: Images, Identification and Information
http://oregonstate.edu/dept/ldplants/

Plants National Database
http://plants.usda.gov/

UConn Plant Database of Trees, Shrubs and Vines
http://www.hort.uconn.edu/plants/

Turfgrass

Turfgrass and Environmental Research Online
http://usgatero.msu.edu/

Turfgrass Information Centre
http://tic.msu.edu/

TurfFiles
http://www.turffiles.ncsu.edu/

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