Companion PlantingBook - 1998
Create a healthy, beautiful, and environmentally friendly garden by growing the right combination of plants, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. You'll get a better harvest, now and for years to come.-- Improve soil quality by choosing plants wisely, and growing them in the right order.-- Establish a garden framework by preparing soil and arranging plants so they'll protect each other from the elements.-- Use the "special relationship" between plants to combat pests and disease -- and set up "decoys" that attract Insects away from the main valuable crop.-- Grow flavorful, organic fruits vegetables, and herbs, and see how to sow and plant, rotate crops, and design with vegetables.-- Choose flowers and foliage for the most spectacular mix of colors, shapes, textures, and fragrances-and have a garden that looks good all year long.
Publisher: New York : Sterling, 1998, c1990.
Characteristics: 143 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm.