The Scientific management of vegetation in the urban environment
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Published by International Society for Horticultural Sciences in Wageningen, Netherlands .
Written in English


  • Urban agriculture -- Congresses.,
  • Land use, Urban -- Congresses.,
  • Vegetation dynamics -- Management -- Congresses.

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Statementconvener, Peter R. Thoday ; [editors, P.R. Thoday, D.W. Robinson].
SeriesActa horticulturae -- no. 195.
ContributionsThoday, P. R., Robinson, D. W., International Society for Horticultural Science. Commission for Urban Horticulture.
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Pagination98 p. :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14361501M
ISBN 109066052511

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