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Growing great herbs

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Published by Rodale Press in Emmaus, Pa .
Written in English


  • Herbs,
  • Herb gardening,
  • Organic gardening

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Anne M. Halpin
SeriesRodale"s home gardening library
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24945223M

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