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3 edition of Easy guide to indigenous shrubs found in the catalog.

Easy guide to indigenous shrubs

Pitta Joffe

Easy guide to indigenous shrubs

by Pitta Joffe

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Published by Briza in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Shrubs -- South Africa.,
    • Gardening -- South Africa.,
    • Plants -- South Africa.,
    • Botany -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 126) and index.

      Other titlesIndigenous shrubs
      StatementPitta Joffe.
      SeriesBriza gardening
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB435.6.S6 J63 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3380746M
      ISBN 101875093400
      LC Control Number2004548228
      OCLC/WorldCa54364096

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      It provides a practical, methodological guide for setting up. family gardens for the production of nutritious, safe food crops, thatcrops that would contribute fibres, minerals and vitamins to the diets of populations affected by food insecurity. It is a useful.   Train one of these shrubs as an alternative. BUDDLEIA AURICULATA (WEEPING SAGE) Grow these indigenous buddleias for their highly fragrant flowers which are a magnet for butterflies and bees. Sun loving, drought and frost tolerant, they’re strong growers so need to be trimmed after flowering and are easy to convert from shrubs to trees.


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