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Practical gardening on the Pacific Coast.

Martha E. Phillips

Practical gardening on the Pacific Coast.

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Published by Press of General Printing Company in San José, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening -- Pacific Coast (Calif.).,
  • Gardening -- California.,
  • Plants -- California.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p.
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22969596M

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