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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Potato (Solanum tuberosum). Potatoes do well planted with beans, corn,
cabbage and horseradish (which should be planted at the corners of a potato
patch), marigold and eggplant (which is a lure for the Colorado potato beetle).
Potatoes do ...
Bush beans grow well with potatoes as well as corn, cucumber, strawberries,
celery and summer savory. But keep onions away. Potatoes' other friends are
corn, cabbage, marigold and horseradish. Don't plant them near cucumber,
Praying Mantis 133 to the potatoes. A border grown around the potato patch will
serve as a trap crop. Catch and destroy the beetles. Potatoes should not be
grown near orach or tomatoes, nor near apple trees, since the trees cause
potatoes to ...
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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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