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6 edition of Gardening in the lower Midwest found in the catalog.

Gardening in the lower Midwest

a practical guide for the new zones 5 and 6

by Diane Heilenman

  • 322 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle West.,
  • Kentucky.
    • Subjects:
    • Gardening -- Middle West.,
    • Gardening -- Kentucky.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-216) and index.

      StatementDiane Heilenman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB453.2.M53 H45 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1423360M
      ISBN 100253328136, 025332811X
      LC Control Number93033827

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages, [4] color leaves of plates: illustrations ; 24 cm. Print book: State or province government publication: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Gardening -- Minnesota. Gardening -- Middle West. Gardening. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

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The contents are straight forward, practical, and emanently readable.4/5(4). While Heilenman presents basic gardening techniques and personal plant preferences in a breezy writing style, her book is similar in scope to two other regional gardening guides: Roger Vick's Gardening Plains and Upper Midwest (LJ 12/90) and Rachel Snyder's Gardening in the Heartland ("Regional Gardening Books and How They Grow," LJ 12/93, p Cited by: 1.

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