Water gardens, rock plants and hardy perennials, landscape engineering

by Heart of America Nursery & Landscape Co

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  • Catalogs,
  • Landscape construction,
  • Water gardens,
  • Rock gardens,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Nurseries (Horticulture),
  • Seedlings,
  • Perennials

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Cover title.

StatementHeart of America Nursery & Landscape Co. ; J. J. Lynn, president
ContributionsLynn, J. J., Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination12 unnumbered pages ;
Number of Pages12
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Open LibraryOL26419845M

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