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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It is believed that birch roots excrete substances which make the trees useful to
plant around manure and compost piles by encouraging fermentation. Dr.
Ehrenfried Pfeiffer, one of the early advocates of the Bio-Dynamic Method of
farming and ...
Compost 41 The Indians considered flowers of wild columbine (A. canadensis)
as effective a tranquilizer as librium is today. ... The leaves of Russian comfrey
are ideal for the compost heap, having a carbon- nitrogen ratio similar to that of ...
42 Conifer Compost is the best fertilizer for herbs as well as garden vegetables
and is particularly rich if weeds are put in the pile instead of being destroyed. Use
all herb refuse obtained in the garden, too, and naturally all the kitchen waste, ...
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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