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Perennials and rock plants for your pleasure by Andrew Simon (Firm)

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Written in English


  • Rock plants,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Perennials,
  • Seedlings

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StatementAndrew Simon
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination12 unnumbered pages
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27302310M

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