Economic Botany

, Volume 28, Issue 2, pp 175–177 | Cite as

The sweetest cures

  • Ava Bush


Sugar Cane Cane Sugar Cane Juice Chronic Disease Patient Sweet Cure 
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© The New York Botanical Garden 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ava Bush
    • 1
  1. 1.Grapeland

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