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6 edition of The new houseplant found in the catalog.

The new houseplant

bringing the garden indoors

by Elvin McDonald

  • 218 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan Pub. Co., Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • House plants.,
  • Indoor gardening.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesNew house plant.
    StatementElvin McDonald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB419 .M38 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 270 p. :
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1719405M
    ISBN 100025831267
    LC Control Number92022292
    OCLC/WorldCa26128572

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