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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I like to keep a sort of "floating crop game" going in my own garden, making small
plantings of quick-growing vegetables which sprout readily from seed: such as
lettuce, radish, spinach, celery, cabbage, kale, chard, collards and other greens ...
Lettuce 97 (2) After plowing under, the clover proteins become changed into
ammonia by ammonifying bacteria. (3) Ammonia is then changed into nitrates by
nitrifying bacteria. (4) Both ammonia and nitrates are used by other plants to form
Put fast-growing lettuce such as buttercrunch, simp- son or oakleaf, between
cabbages, broccoli, Brussels sprouts or even tomatoes, which will shade the
young plants while they are growing. The lettuce will be up and out of the way
when the ...
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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