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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Asparagus also does well with basil, which itself is a good companion for
tomatoes. Tomatoes will protect asparagus against asparagus beetles because
they contain a substance called solanine. But if asparagus beetles are present in
168 Tomato spider mite. Dried, ground tobacco added to a suspension of ben-
tonite in water has been found useful to spray on apple trees against codling
moths. Tobacco likes to be fertilized with a compost made from its own leaves,
and it ...
The skunk's protection, butyl mercaptan, can be neutralized with tomato juice.
They have some benefit, however, in keeping large insects and mice in check.
apricot trees and don't plant tomatoes near corn, since the tomato fruitworm is ...
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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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