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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Marigolds in bean rows help repel the Mexican bean beetle. Summer savory with
green beans improves their growth and flavor as well as deterring bean beetles.
It is also good to cook with beans. Beans are inhibited by any member of the ...
This is really the heart of companion planting, for the idea is to have two or more
different vegetables growing in the same piece of ground, or in the same row,
providing diversification. And this idea need not be confined to vegetables only.
Nature does not arrange plants in long, straight rows as we often do in our
gardens. Try radishes in a foot-wide bed with no thinning. Put fast-growing lettuce
such as buttercrunch, simp- son or oakleaf, between cabbages, broccoli,
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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