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Dryland gardening

plants that survive and thrive in tough conditions

by Bennett, Jennifer.

  • 22 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Firefly Books in Richmond Hill, Ont, Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drought-tolerant plants,
  • Xeriscaping,
  • Plantes résistantes à la sécheresse,
  • Aménagement paysager en milieu désertique

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJennifer Bennett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB439.8 .B46 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3436279M
    ISBN 101554070317
    LC Control Number2005280572
    OCLC/WorldCa57165960

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