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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Chives are a good companion to carrots, improving both growth and flavor.
Planted in apple orchards they are of benefit in preventing apple scab, or made
into chive tea may be used as a spray for apple scab or against powdery mildew
It is not the same plant, but it has insect repellent properties of its own, perhaps
because of the spicy scent of its foliage. Flax (Linum usitatissimum). Flax is a
good companion to both carrots and potatoes, improving both their growth and
This weed is valuable for its soil-improving qualities, but one variety, C. sagittalis,
found on bottomland in the Missouri and Mississippi basin, is very poisonous to
cattle and horses and should be eradicated. Following its cutting or plowing ...
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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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