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6 edition of Why does your garden grow? found in the catalog.

Why does your garden grow?

The facts of plant life

by Van Dersal, William Richard

  • 76 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Quadrangle/New York Times Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany.,
  • Gardening.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William R. Van Dersal ; drawings by Jeanne M. Cahill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK50 .V3 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 211 p. :
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4904464M
    ISBN 100812906802
    LC Control Number76050830
    OCLC/WorldCa2645810

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