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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Lupine (Lupinus perennis) Sometimes called old maid's bonnets, wild pea, or
sundial, the plant has vivid blue flowers, sometimes pink or white, with a butterfly
shape that indicates its membership in the Legume family. Farmers once thought
Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense) grows wild all over the Southwest and is
often a great pest in gardens, yet in pastures it is very nutritious for cattle. ...
Pasture Weeds Do not let sneezeweed (Helenium autumnale), sometimes called.
The decay of these parts restores to the soil the plant food that is most often
lacking and most expensive to replace. These trees and shrubs include black
locust (Robinia pseudacacia); bristly locust (Robinia hispida), sometimes called ...
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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