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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When organic matter is incorporated into the soil it encourages beneficial fungi
and other nematodes which feed on the plant-parasitic variety of eelworms.
These beneficial fungi grow in decomposing vegetable matter and kill the
68 Fungi below the ground and are not visible. They are rare in the United States
but are quite common in Spain, England, Italy and France where they grow under
oak and chestnut trees. Here they are found by dogs and pigs specially trained ...
Mildew is a fungus of the type called an "obligate parasite" because it feeds on
living plants. When moisture conditions are just right, wind-carried spores (little
seeds) resting on a plant's leaves send out germ tubes which grow into white ...
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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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