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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But it should be grown sparingly, only one plant every 150 feet. Wheat grown with
camomile in the proportion of 100 to 1 will grow heavier and with fuller ears, but
too much will harm field crops. Camomile contains the substance chamazulene, ...
is often grown in nut orchards and serves as food for cattle that are allowed to
graze and fertilize the land, from which they are removed at harvest time. Orchard
grass growing under fruit trees can suppress the root growth of pears and apples.
Strawberries will benefit if a few plants of borage, also a good attractant for
honeybees, are grown near the bed. Lettuce is good used as a border. Pyrethrum
, planted alongside, serves well as a pest preventative. A spruce hedge also is ...
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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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