Potted gardens

a fresh approach to container gardening by Rebecca Cole

Publisher: C. Potter in New York

Written in English
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Published: Pages: 190 Downloads: 456
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  • Container gardening.,
  • Plant containers.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-189) and index.

StatementRebecca Cole ; photographs by Richard Felber.
LC ClassificationsSB418 .C645 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL665604M
ISBN 100517704579
LC Control Number97011235

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