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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Hyssop, thyme, wormwood and southernwood are helpful in repelling the white
cabbage butterfly. All members of the family are greatly helped by aromatic plants
, or those which have many blossoms, such as celery, dill, camomile, sage, ...
Cabbage and cauliflower are subject to clubroot, and if this occurs try new soil in
a different part of the garden. Dig to a depth of 12 inches and incorporate plenty
of well-rotted manure into the soil. Rotate cabbage crops every two years.
88 Insects, Control of by Companion Planting Henbit: General insect repellent
Horseradish: Against potato bugs (plant at corners of plot) Hyssop: Against
cabbage moth Lavender: Against clothes moths (dry and place in garments)
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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