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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O REGANO 43 in the vicinity of stinging nettle. Mints such as apple, orange, and
pineapple will thrive under English walnut trees, in part because of the filtered
sunlight. Mint deters the white cabbageworm by repelling the egglaying
Mayweed (Anthemis cotula) Sometimes this is called dog fennel or fetid
camomile because of its evil smell. Beekeepers used to rub it into their skin to
repel bees. It also will repel fleas and may be rubbed into floors and walls of a
granary to ...
Mice Mice and rats are repelled by fresh or dried leaves and the oils of mints, by
camphor, and by pitch pine. Mothballs repel rabbits as well as mice but should
not be used where food crops are grown or where children can pick them up.
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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
Great Book good info on companion plantingUser Review - greenhouse10 - Overstock.com
Great book on companion planting great small reference book Good information. Read full review