Native plants and shrubs from the Pacific Northwest by Alfred A. Loeb (Firm)

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  • Endemic plants,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Seedlings,
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Nurseries (Horticulture),
  • Shrubs

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StatementAlfred A. Loeb, collector and grower
ContributionsLoeb, Alfred A., Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination2 pages ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26357744M
OCLC/WorldCa912311386

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