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Annual bedding plants from the finest exhibition strains by Three Point Gardens

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nurseries (Horticulture),
  • Annuals (Plants),
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Bedding plants

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementThree Point Gardens
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded card (4 unnumbered pages) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26717184M
OCLC/WorldCa936213650

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