Roses Love Garlic
Companion Planting and Other Secrets of FlowersBook - 1998
From deterring insect pests with hot peppers to encouraging strawberries by bordering them with chrysanthemums, Louise Riotte shows you how to use the natural qualities of common plants to increase your garden's productivity. Roses Love Garlic profiles hundreds of plants, features sample garden designs, and includes recipes for using your harvest to make herbal cosmetics, medicinal mixtures, and plant-based dyes. You'll enjoy learning about the fascinating ways plants work together as you tend to a thriving and bountiful garden.
Publisher: Pownal, Vt. : Storey Communications, 1998
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: vi, 249 p. : ill. ; 23 cm