Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
Plant parsley and asparagus together and you’ll have more of each, but keep broccoli and tomato plants far apart if you want them to thrive. Utilize the natural properties of plants to nourish the soil, repel pests, and secure a greater harvest. With plenty of insightful advice and suggestions for planting schemes, Louise Riotte will inspire you to turn your garden into a naturally nurturing ecosystem.
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Brown algae, because of their rich mineral content, also are often used as soil
fertilizers (spread on fields and plowed under), or they may be dried and burned
and their ash used as fertilizer. Some species are a commercial source of iodine
Turpentine substance, washing from the leaves of conifers, will retard
fermentation. Birch trees in the vicinity assist fermentation, even if their roots
penetrate the heap. It is best, however, to have them at least six feet away.
Fertilizers, Nature's ...
(See Fertilizers, Natures Own in this chapter.) Nitrogen-fixing bacteria living in
nodules on the roots of legumes — alfalfa, beans, clover, esparsette, kudzu,
lespedeza, peas, peanuts, soybeans, winter (hairy) vetch, and others — can
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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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