Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
Secrets of companion planting for successful gardening. Vegetables and fruits, like people, have natural friends they prefer to be with--and some they prefer to keep away from. Other plants lure harmful insects away from sensitive plants, the way dill attracts hornworms away from tomatoes. And helpers like garlic will drive Japanese beetles right out of the neighborhood. Getting to know the good and bad companions can double the bounty of your garden.
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Cucumbers also like beans, peas, radishes, and sunflowers, and, preferring
some shade, they will grow well in young orchards. Sow two or three radish
seeds in cucumber hills to protect against cucumber beetles. Do not pull the
radishes, but ...
Lettuce grows well with strawberries, cucumbers, carrots and it has long been
considered good to team with carrots and radishes. Radishes grown with lettuce
in summer are particularly succulent. 98 Lily-ofthe-Valley Lettuce needs cool ...
114 Nematodes Nasturtiums sown in a greenhouse will help to repel white flies;
in the garden when planted near broccoli will keep down aphids and benefit
potatoes, radishes, cucurbits and any member of the cabbage family. Under
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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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