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This guide presents library resources for the field of horticulture.

Search the Reynolds Libraries Catalog


Selected eBooks and print books from our collections

Try a subject search to find books

When using Quick Search or the library's eBook databases to find books, try some of these subject terms:

  • botany
  • horticulture
  • flower arrangement
  • landscape design
  • gardening
  • gardening virginia
  • flower gardening
  • greenhouse gardening
  • herb gardening
  • landscape gardening
  •  organic gardening
  • vegetable gardening
  • compost
  • flowers
  • herbs
  • landscape plants
  • lawns
  • medicinal plants
  • pests control
  • plants
  • soils
  • trees


eBook Collections

Browse the shelves for books

You can browse the following call number ranges to find books on the topic:

  • QK1-QK981.7 - Botany- the classification of plants 
  • SB400 - Gardening- practical operations in the cultivation of fruits, vegetables, nuts, and ornamental plants
  • SB1-SB999 - Horticulture and Horticulturalists- Commercial cultivation of fruits, vegetables,, nuts, and ornamental plants

Off-Campus Access

If you click on any Reynolds Libraries database link (including direct links to specific articles, eBooks and videos) from off-campus, you will be prompted with a Virginia's Community Colleges login screen. Use your My Reynolds username & multifactor authentication (MFA) to access any of the library databases from off-campus. 

  1. From the Virginia's Community Colleges login screen, enter your username then click on the Go button.
  2. When prompted, enter your Authorizing PIN number on your mobile phone.

For more detailed information on accessing resources from Reynolds Libraries databases from off-campus, click here.

If you cannot login from off campus, email or call 804.523.5211 - or - 523-5220.

ProQuest Central eBooks Note: If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from ON or OFF campus, you will be prompted with a Virginia's Community Colleges login screen. If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from the library catalog, you will also be prompted to select your institution, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College.