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Flowers for the hardy garden

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Published by Twin Larches Nursery in West Chester, Pa .
Written in English


  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Shrubs,
  • Seeds,
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Flowers

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Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementTwin Larches Nursery
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26308823M

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