Wayside perennial plants of the University of the Philippines at Los Banõs

Publisher: Learning Resource Center and Ethnomorphosystematics Laboratory, Institute of Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Philippines at Los Banõs in College, Laguna, Philippines

Written in English
Published: Pages: 98 Downloads: 823
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  • Philippines,
  • Los Baños.


  • University of the Philippines at Los Baños.,
  • Botany -- Philippines -- Los Baños.,
  • Perennials -- Philippines -- Los Baños.

Edition Notes

StatementWilliam Sm. Gruezo ... [et al.].
ContributionsGruezo, William Sm., University of the Philippines at Los Baños.
LC ClassificationsQK368 .W39 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 98 p. :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1386358M
ISBN 109715470009
LC Control Number92945822

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