Gardening for the South
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Gardening for the South or, The kitchen and fruit garden: with the best methods for their cultivation, together with hints upon landscape and flower gardening ... by William N. White

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Published by C. M. Saxton in New York .
Written in English


  • Vegetable gardening -- Southern States,
  • Fruit-culture -- Southern States

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Edition Notes

StatementBy William N. White.
SeriesAmerican culture series -- 617.2.
The Physical Object
Pagination402 p.
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17488841M

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