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Avocado diseases in California by W. T. Horne

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Published by Agricultural Experiment Station in Berkeley, Cal .
Written in English


  • Avocado,
  • Diseases and pests

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StatementW.T. Horne
SeriesBulletin -- no. 585, Bulletin (California Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 585.
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25227487M

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