Garden pests and diseases by Audrey Brooks

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

Written in English

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Statementby Audrey Brooks and Andrew Halstead.
SeriesSimon and Schuster step-by-step encyclopaedia of practical gardening
ContributionsHalstead, Andrew.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21592387M
ISBN 100671422545
OCLC/WorldCa6666451

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About Pests and Diseases Protect your harvest and keep your yard beautiful by following three easy routes to diagnosing and curing fruit, vegetable, and ornamental plant problems: Look up possible ailments in the plant-by-plant listings; make a visual identification from more than photos in the gallery of symptoms; then follow detailed Pages:

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