Foliage plant production

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .

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Includes bibliographies and index.

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StatementJasper N. Joiner, editor.
ContributionsJoiner, Jasper N.
LC ClassificationsSB431 .F64
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 614 p. :
Number of Pages614
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Open LibraryOL4107041M
ISBN 100133228673
LC Control Number80021797

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