Great Garden Companions: A Companion-Planting System for a Beautiful, Chemical-Free Vegetable Garden

Great Garden Companions: A Companion-Planting System for a Beautiful, Chemical-Free Vegetable Garden

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by Sally Jean Cunningham
     
 

"Great Garden Companions is a book as fresh as the first spring carrot, as new as a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis. Sally Cunningham's gentle appreciation for the intricacies of nature coupled with plenty of practical, hands-on gardening experience makes her book both useful and soul-satisfying. Her garden plans are doable and earth-friendly, and her

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"Great Garden Companions is a book as fresh as the first spring carrot, as new as a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis. Sally Cunningham's gentle appreciation for the intricacies of nature coupled with plenty of practical, hands-on gardening experience makes her book both useful and soul-satisfying. Her garden plans are doable and earth-friendly, and her guide to backyard beneficial insects is invaluable. This book deserves a place in the library and hearts of concerned gardeners everywhere."—Sharon Lovejoy, author and illustrator of Sunflower Houses and Hollyhock Days and a contributing editor to Country Living Gardener magazine

Discover the secrets of a naturally pest-proof vegetable garden with Great Garden Companions. Let master gardener Sally Jean Cunningham show you how to keep pests and diseases at bay with her unique companion-gardening system. By planting special combinations of vegetables, flowers, and herbs, you can minimize pest and disease problems and create a high-yielding, beautiful garden!

"Great Garden Companions lives up to its name— it's great! This very approachable how-to book brings organic gardening to a whole new level— viewing the garden as part of nature. I wish I'd had a book like this when I started gardening."—Rosalind Creasy, author of The Complete Book of Edible Landscaping and Herbs: A Country Garden Cookbook

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"Great Garden Companions is a book as fresh as the first spring carrot, as new as a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis. Sally Cunningham's gentle appreciation for the intricacies of nature coupled with plenty of practical, hands-on gardening experience makes her book both useful and soul-satisfying. Her garden plans are doable and earth-friendly, and her guide to backyard beneficial insects is invaluable. This book deserves a place in the library and hearts of concerned gardeners everywhere."—Sharon Lovejoy, author and illustrator of Sunflower Houses and Hollyhock Days and a contributing editor to Country Living Gardener magazine

"Great Garden Companions lives up to its name— it's great! This very approachable how-to book brings organic gardening to a whole new level— viewing the garden as part of nature. I wish I'd had a book like this when I started gardening."—Rosalind Creasy, author of The Complete Book of Edible Landscaping and Herbs: A Country Garden Cookbook

author and illustrator of Sunflower Houses and Hol Sharon Lovejoy

Great Garden Companions is a book as fresh as the first spring carrot, as new as a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis. Sally Cunningham's gentle appreciation for the intricacies of nature coupled with plenty of practical, hands-on gardening experience makes her book both useful and soul-satisfying. Her garden plans are doable and earth-friendly, and her guide to backyard beneficial insects is invaluable. This book deserves a place in the library and hearts of concerned gardeners everywhere.
author of The Complete Book of Edible Landscaping Rosalind Creasy

Great Garden Companions lives up to its name-- it's great! This very approachable how-to book brings organic gardening to a whole new level-- viewing the garden as part of nature. I wish I'd had a book like this when I started gardening.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875968476
Publisher:
Rodale Press, Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
258,532
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.09(h) x 0.73(d)

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