Monday, April 1, 2013

e-Resource of the Month: Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture

A collection of more than 80 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture, as well as over 20 subject-specific reference sources, Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture provides information for gardening enthusiasts and professionals alike.

The information included in the collection varies from inspirational to instructional, such as:

✔ The biology of various plant species
✔ How to create floral arrangements
✔ Easy-to-use landscape design tips
✔ Developing landscaping contracts
✔ Pruning flowers correctly
✔ Urban landscape planning
✔ Using computer graphics in landscape design
✔ Conducting conservation research
✔ The best time to plant trees
✔ Which plants are indigenous to a particular area

Fauquier County Public Library cardholders may access this database from home. Find the Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection on the library's website under Find Information > Search for Articles & More. The database is listed under Art & Leisure. You may also visit the library in person to use the resource on one of our public computers or via our wireless Internet.

~ Alison -- Electronic Resources Librarian



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