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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Though it is difficult to sprout caraway seed, sow it with a companion crop of peas
. After harvesting the peas, harrow the area and the caraway will come up. It's
good to plant on wet, heavy land, the long roots making an excellent substitute for
124 Peach Peas grow well with carrots, turnips, radishes, cucumbers, corn,
beans and potatoes, as well as many aromatic herbs. They do not grow well with
onions, garlic and gladiolus. Always plow pea vines under or return them to the ...
I find peas planted near turnips are mutually benefitted. Turnip and radish seed
mixed with clover will bolster the nitrogen content of the soil. In your crop rotation
it is good to follow the heavy feeders with light feeders such as turnips and ...
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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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