Choice and rare hardy plants

by Wolcott Nurseries

Publisher: Wolcott Nurseries in Jackson, Mich.]

Written in English
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  • Seeds,
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Flowers

Edition Notes

StatementWolcott Nurseries
ContributionsWomen"s National Agricultural and Horticultural Association (U.S.), Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26219578M

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Choice and rare hardy plants / Title Variants: Alternative: Wolcott Nurseries, Jackson, Michigan, Members, Women's National Agricultural and Horticultural Association. Wolcott Nurseries. Women's National Agricultural and Horticultural Association (U.S.) Henry G.

Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection. Choice and rare hardy plants by Wolcott Nurseries. Publication date Topics Nurseries (Horticulture), Nursery stock, Rock plants, Alpine garden plants, Shrubs, This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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