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.
Results 1-3 of 24
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 very good to cook with beans. Beans are inhibited by any member of ...
... This native of the Old World tropics is grown for its immature pods, which are
called okra or gumbo. It's a warm-weather plant that will grow wherever melons
or cucumbers thrive. I plant two rows, dig a trench between, and cover it with
Intercropping This is really the heart of companion planting, for the idea is to have
two or more different vegetables growing on the same piece of ground, or in the
same row, providing diversification. And this idea need not be confined to ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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