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Published by Kangaroo Press in Kenthurst NSW .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Scented geraniums.,
  • Scented geraniums -- Utilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [69]) and index.

StatementDenise Greig ; [illustrated by Jane Stapleford].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB303.S34 G74 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1299807M
ISBN 100864173695
LC Control Number92164660
OCLC/WorldCa25220561

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