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Good gardens with less water

Kevin Handreck

Good gardens with less water

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Published by Csiro Publishing in Collingwood, Vic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape gardening -- Water conservation -- Australia,
  • Water conservation -- Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 150-152) and index.

    StatementKevin Handreck
    SeriesCSIRO Publishing gardening guides
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB475.83 .H36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23655692M
    ISBN 100643094709
    ISBN 109780643094703
    LC Control Number2009275097
    OCLC/WorldCa212842759


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