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2 edition of Saving the gophered citrus tree found in the catalog.

Saving the gophered citrus tree

by Robert W. Hodgson

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Published by University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Citrus fruits,
  • Wounds and injuries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 18-19).

    Statementby Robert W. Hodgson
    SeriesCircular / University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 273, Circular (California Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 273.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25240021M

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