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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Do not let sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale), sometimes called swamp
sunflower, grow in pastures. Most cows respect the bitter leaves, but many a pail
of milk has been spoiled by a mouthful of helenium among the herbage. If you
This perennial forage legume of Eurasian origin also is called medick, sanfoin,
lucifer, snail clover and great trefoil. The plant was introduced into England by the
Romans, but it is not much grown today, possibly because it takes several years ...
Sometimes this is called dog fennel or fetid camomile because of its evil smell.
Beekeepers used to rub it into their skin to repel bees, and it also will repel fleas
and may be rubbed into floors and walls of a granary to repel mice. Meadow Pink
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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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