Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
Employs a dictionary format to furnish information on the characteristics and uses of plants that promote the growth of other varieties, offering descriptions of helpful weeds and insect-repellent plants.
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Summer savory with green beans improves their growth and flavor as well as
deterring bean beetles. It is also good to cook with beans ... Bush beans planted
with potatoes protect them against the Colorado potato beetle. In return the
Flax is a good companion to both carrots and potatoes, improving both their
growth and flavor. Flax planted near potatoes will protect against the Colorado
potato beetle. (See chapter on Poisonous Plants.) Leaf extracts of the false flax ...
Potatoes' other friends are corn, cabbage, marigold and horseradish. Don't plant
them near cucumber, pumpkin, raspberries, squash, sunflowers or tomatoes.
Eggplants planted nearby will lure the Colorado potato beetle. Beans with
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Great Companion AdviseUser Review - Leroy M. - Overstock.com
This book will explain what to grow or not grow together. It works and has kept me from having to use so much pesticide and has helped with my bumper crops. Well worth having for planting advise. Read full review
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Great book on companion planting great small reference book Good information. Read full review