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Plant partners : science-based companion planting strategies for the vegetable garden / Jessica Walliser.

Walliser, Jessica, (author.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Etna Library 635 WAL 31257000286780 New items Checked out 06/17/2021
Howe Library 635 WAL 31254003693732 New books - Main floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781635861334 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1635861330 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 205 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-199) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The power of plant partnerships: how does modern companion planting work? -- Soil preparation & conditioning: from cover crops to living rototillers -- Weed management: using living mulches and allelopathy to combat weeds -- Support & structure: plants that act as living trellises -- Pest management: luring, trapping, tricking, and deterring pest insects -- Disease management: suppressing disease through plant partnerships and interplanting -- Biological control: plant partners that attract and support pest-eating beneficial insects -- Pollination: bringing more pollinators to the garden through the perfect plant/pollinator matches.
Summary, etc.:
"Plant Partners delivers a research-based rationale for companion planting, offering gardeners dozens of ways they can use scientifically tested plant partnerships to benefit the garden as a whole"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Companion planting.
Vegetable gardening.

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