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Wild Food Plants of Australia Low, Tim Angus & Robertson 1988 236p $17.00
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What Seed is That? Bonney, Neville Greening Australia SA

Propagation of Australian Plants Blomery & Maloney

Wild Herbs of Australia and NZ Low, Tim Angus & Robertson

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FLORA of the PINE RIVERS Valley 3 ed Sked, Jan   1991 48p
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The Aussie Plant Finder: 30,000 Plants and where to buy them Hibberd
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Australian acacias - untapped genetic resources for human food production in dry tropical Sub-saharan Africa. Thomson, L. A. J., Harwood, C. H. and Rinaudo, T. FAO Forest Genetic Resources Information 24: 69-75 1996

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Feasibility of a sustainable bush food Industry in Western Queensland Phelps   1997 120p
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Grow Your Own Bushfoods Smith
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Direct Seeding of Trees & Shrubs Dalton, Greg Greening Aus - Qld

Hybridisation Techniques for Acacias Sedgley, M. Harbard, J and Smith, R (eds) Aust Centre for International Agric. Research

Development of Postharvest Handling Technology for Tropical Fruit Trees Johnson, GI & Highley, E (eds) Aust Centre for International Agric. Research

Germinating bitter quandong. Lethbridge, B. Acuminatum, Autumn 1998, p 4 1998

Plant Propagation - Principles & Practice Hartmann, N

Post Harvest Handling of Tropical Fruits Champ. BR, Highley, E and Johnson GE (eds) Aust Centre for International Agric. Research

Growing Australian Plants from Seed Ralph, Murray Greening Aus - Qld

Grafting compatability of quandong. Lethbridge, B. Acuminatum, Summer 1998/99, p 2 1998

Growing Rainforest Kooyman, Robert Greening Aus - Qld

Air layering. Randell, B.R. Acuminatum, Summer 1998/99, p 3 1998

Cheap and Easy Propagation Edmanson, Jane

Natural Pest Control: an Aust Guide for Commercial Growers, Orchardists and Farmers Chapman, B., Penman, D., Hicks, P. Nelson

Australian Native Plants: Propogation, Cultivation, & Use in Landscaping Wrigley
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A history of the quandong. Anderson, R. Minnipa Research Centre, Dept of Agriculture, South Australia 1991

Language of Botany Debenham, C.N.

The Moth Hunters Flood, Joesphine Australian Inst of Abor Studies

The Rise and Demise of the Black Wattle Bark Industry in Australia Searle, S Technical paper no. 1. CSIRO Division of Forestry: Canberra 1991


Bushtucker Identikit Wrightman, G and Andrew, M NT Conservation Commission

Bush Tucker (Identikit)
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Aboriginal Food & Herbal Medicine Isaacs, J Lansdowne Publishing

Australina Medicinal Plants Lassak   2001 240p
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Bush Medicine Jan Sked Pine Rivers SGAP

Cornucopia Facciola, S Kampung Publications

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Wild Medicine in Australia Cribb, AB & AW A & R

Bush Medicines, The Pharmacopoeia Scarlet, White & Reid UQP

Australian Medicinal Plants Lassack, E & McCarthy, T Methven

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