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Published by New Market Perennial Gardens in New Market, New Jersey .
Written in English


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Statementissued by New Market Perennial Gardens
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination4 unnumbered pages :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26425133M

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