Weed control in turf and ornamentals
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Published by Pearson Education in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English


  • Turfgrasses -- Weed control,
  • Ornamental grasses -- Weed control,
  • Turf management

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementA.J. Turgeon, L.B. McCarty, Nick Christians.
ContributionsMcCarty, L. B. 1958-, Christians, Nick Edward, 1949-
LC ClassificationsSB608.T87 T89 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16885579M
ISBN 100131591223
ISBN 109780131591226
LC Control Number2008021580

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