Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
If you want to know whether it is kosher to plant onions between cabbage plants, this is the place to look.
-- Oklahoma Today
First published in 1975, this classic companion planting guide has taught a generation of gardeners how to use plants' natural partnerships to produce bigger and better harvests.
Over 500,000 in Print!
The author is a woman in her twilight years with many decades of experience.*
*just found out she passed away in 1998 at age 89
I really don't like the idea of adding any sort of sprays or fertilizers to my gardens, especially the vegetable and herb beds. So, compost and companion planting are my personal solutions for most "problems" encountered in the ...more
Some other plant companions I enjoyed were carrots and tomatoes because carrots are a root plant and tomatoes grow above ground; pumpkins planted around the corn--to prevent racoons from wanting to traipse through the stickery vines to eat the corn; and peas, spinach, and onions, since the ...more