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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Compost 41 The Indians considered flowers of wild columbine (A. canadensis)
as effective a tranquilizer as librium is today. Comfrey (Symphytum officinale).
Comfrey, also called knitbone or healing herb, is high in calcium, potassium and
Mulch can be almost anything that retards loss of moisture, but organic mulches
which add nutrients to the soil are considered the most helpful. These include
chopped bark, buckwheat hulls, cocoa shells, coffee grounds, corncobs,
He considered it particularly effective when the flowers were grown under apple
trees to repel woolly aphis. A washing down of the trees with nasturtium juice was
recommended, if planting them was not possible. Dr. Pfeiffer also suggested for ...
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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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