Propagation by cuttings and layers
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Propagation by cuttings and layers recent work and its application, with special reference to pome and stone fruits by R. J. Garner

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Published by Imperial Bureau of Horticulture and Plantation Crops in East Malling, Eng .
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  • Grafting.,
  • Fruit-culture.,
  • Plant propagation.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-72).

Statementby R.J. Garner.
SeriesTechnical communication - Imperial Bureau of Horticulture and Plantation Crops -- no. 14., Technical communication (Imperial Bureau of Horticulture and Plantation Crops) -- no. 14.
LC ClassificationsSB125 .G3
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16109567M

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