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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Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis). Parsley planted with asparagus gives added
vigor to both. Asparagus also does well with basil, which itself is a good
companion for tomatoes. Tomatoes will protect asparagus against asparagus
Soils rich in organic matter discourage nematodes, while asparagus is a natural
nematicide. Tomatoes grown near asparagus thus are protected, while in turn the
tomatoes protect the asparagus from the asparagus beetle. (See Eelworms.) ...
Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum ). Tomatoes will protect asparagus against the
asparagus beetle. Since they are tender plants, put tomatoes in during late spring
after the early crop of asparagus spears have been harvested. Tomatoes and ...
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