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Water gardening in containers

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Published by Storey Books in Pownal, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water gardens,
  • Container gardening

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementKen Walter.
    SeriesA Storey country wisdom bulletin ;, A-182
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB423 .W26 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL345571M
    ISBN 10158017065X
    LC Control Number98004593
    OCLC/WorldCa38496552


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