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Horticulture: Databases

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Above and Beyond™

Some intersting websites

Directory of Horticultural Websites Elisabeth C. Miller Library at the University of Washington Botanic Gardens

Suggested Journal Article Databases

Some database are not searchable* in Search@UW or have special features that are not replicated in Search@UW. Users can search the original database format using the library's Database A-Z or locate databases by subject

Databases that relate to the Business aspect of Horticulture


Associations and Societies

 ASHS  -American Society for Horticultural Science

ASPB -American Society of Plant Biologists

ISHS - International Society for Horticultural Science

NGA -National Gardening Association

RHS -Royal Horticultural Society


Other  Resources

Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service

Cornell University Poisonous Plants Page

Garden  University of Minnesota Extension

Horticulture in Virtual Perspective -Ohio State University

International Plant Names Index

TROPICOS  -Missouri Botantical Gardens

United States Patents and Trademarks  -  Plant patents

   Patent Search   
   Trademark Search

         USDA NIFA-National Institute of Food and Agriculture   - Extension