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Best Plants for New Mexico Gardens and Landscapes

Keyed to Cities and Regions in New Mexico and Adjacent Areas

by Baker H. Morrow

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by University of New Mexico Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horticulture,
  • Landscape art & architecture,
  • Plants, Ornamental,
  • Horticulture (Specific Aspects),
  • Landscape Horticulture,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • USA,
  • Southwest, New,
  • Techniques,
  • Gardening / Reference,
  • Landscape gardening,
  • New Mexico

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166849M
    ISBN 10082631595X
    ISBN 109780826315953


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