Roses Love Garlic: Secrets of Companion Planting with Flowers by Louise Riotte
Let Louise Riotte Introduce You to Hundreds of Flowers and All Their Friends (and Enemies, Too!)
Companion planting is simply planning your garden to take advantage of the antural friendships between plants. In Roses Love Garlic you'll discover how flowers help or hinder nearby vegetables and other flowers.
"An unorthodox guide, full of surprises, and fun to read as well as helpful...more interesting than many how-to's." (Publisher's Weekly)
"The book is fascinating and makes interesting and useful reading." (Newsday)
The Wide World of Flowers 1. Flower Lore 2. The Queen of Flowers 3. Enjoying Trees and Shrubs 4. Vines 5. The Life of Plants 6. Which Plants Go Where? 7. Companion Planting with Flowers and Herbs 8. Gardening Tips and Techniques 9. Garden Creatures 10. Growing Wildflowers from Seed 11. Indoor Pleasures 12. Drying Flowers for Lasting Beauty 13. Dyeing with Nature's Colors 14. Cosmetics and Fragrances 15. Traditional Remedies from the World of Plants 16. More Projects from Plant Lovers 17. Plants and People 18. Plants of the North 19. Garden Plans Suggested Reading Sources Index