guide to garden flowers: their identity and culture.

  • 315 Pages
  • 2.13 MB
  • English
Houghton Mifflin , Boston
Flowers., Plants, Ornamental -- United St


United St

StatementWith 324 species illustrated in color and 88 in black and white by Eduardo Salgado.
LC ClassificationsSB405 .T3
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 315 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6220417M
LC Control Number57005173

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