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5 edition of Rock and Water Gardens (The Green-Fingered Gardener) found in the catalog.

Rock and Water Gardens (The Green-Fingered Gardener)

  • 103 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Southwater .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water gardens, pools,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Gardening / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8956542M
    ISBN 101844760537
    ISBN 109781844760534
    OCLC/WorldCa224224387

    Ellsworth Rock Gardens is a unique site. Often national parks preserve areas with little human impact. Before the area was Voyageur's NP, Mr. Ellsworth turned a rocky outcropping into a garden of lilies and rock sculptures composed of local granite. Although the site is manmade, /5(30).


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Rock and Water Gardens (The Green-Fingered Gardener) by Peter McHoy Download PDF EPUB FB2

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