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Mid-summer catalogue for summer planting pot grown strawberry plants, cabbage & cauliflower plants, celery and other vegetable plants, for summer sowing, vegetable seeds, turnips, ruta baga, mangel and farm seeds, lawn essentials, insecticides, fungicides and implements for applying by Peter Henderson & Co

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Published by Peter Henderson & Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Catalogs,
  • Cauliflower,
  • Vegetables,
  • Insecticides,
  • Seed industry and trade,
  • Fertilizers,
  • Celery,
  • Strawberries,
  • Peter Henderson & Co,
  • Seeds,
  • Cabbage,
  • Fruit

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Cover title.

Other titlesMidsummer catalogue, Peter Henderson & Co. 35 & 37 Cortlandt St. New York, 1897
ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25619986M

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