Welcome to Terrace Horticultural Books

Welcome to the home of Terrace Horticultural Books. Terrace Horticultural Books is the largest stocking seller of books, ephemera, journals and periodicals related to plants, gardening and natural history in the country. Our current database offers stock of over 27,000 items from which to choose.
Holiday Greetings to past and new customers. We  appreciate your support and the opportunity to serve you with our on-line business for gift shopping. Many of  our books are like new or new. Not all of our stock is listed at Amazon. You can have a Covid-19 Victory Garden now. We have old and new information of all sorts to help you be more successful in your home or community garden. Check us out!

Our store at 503 St.Clair Ave., St. Paul, MN. 55102 is currently closed to visiting. However, you can shop on-line and we will ship, or safe pick up can be arranged for those nearby. Customers from outside the United States using credit cards from other countries will not be successful placing orders here but don't worry, we do have an alternative for payment through PayPal. We apologize for any inconvenience. Standard shipping costs shown on our website do not apply. We will quote shipping costs as appropriate for each ship method and destination. 


Please contact Kent Petterson at [email protected] for answers to questions and information. Thank you, we appreciate your business.


Please search or browse our inventory of hard to find, out of print, used, and rare books. If you can't find what you like please fill out our off-line search form and we will search our off-line inventory, other bookstores and book search services for you.