Professional Topics


These are the resources at GardenWeb likely to be of use to those working in the fields of horticulture and botany. Keep in mind that all the forums are open to all users, so please be tolerant of those nonprofessionals who attend these forums. For more general topics, you might want to look through the other forum topics.

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The Professional Gardener
This forum covers topics and practical problems that concern those who work in the field of horticulture.

Landscape Design
This forum covers the issues involved in garden design and landscape architecture.

This forum covers the science of plants.

Tool Shed
Here users can discuss the whole gamut of tools used in gardening, recommendations, maintenance, etc.

Greenhouses & Garden Structures
For those building or maintaining greenhouses and other structures.

Farm Life
For those operating and/or living on farms.

Bees & Beekeeping
For those raising bees for fun or profit.

This forum is for those have had trouble locating a particular item to ask others for help.

Garden Bazaar
If you have a garden-related business, you'll want to check out this directory.


For those who are interested in cross-breeding plants.

Garden Writers
Where media professionals can exchange information.

The Market Gardener
For those who make a business of growing farmers' markets, stands, etc.

This forum covers the the issues and techniques involved in keeping a garden properly watered.

Gardens and Education
This is the place to exchange ideas on teaching horticulture and botany, whether to young children or at the university.

Tips & Techniques
Here users can trade time- or money-saving tips they have learned.

Propagation Forums
These are the forums dealing with the propagation of plants, by seed or vegetatively.

Glossary of Botanical Terms
This glossary contains over 2,000 terms related to botany, horticulture and landscape architecture.



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