from Canterbury Herb Society
Basil is good for tomato fly
Borage is good for tomatoes & attracts bees.
Calendula tomatoes and attracts bees
Camomile cabbage and onions
Fennel green aphid
Garlic silver blight, aphid, codlin moth
Hyssop cabbage-butterfy, grapes
Marjoram tomatoes, cucumbers
Nasturtim woolly aphid
Parsley roses, tomatoes, honey bees
Pennyroyal ants, plant lice
Peppermint cabbage butterfly, ants
Rosemary, Sage & Southernwood cabbage butterfly, ants,carrot fly
Stinging nettles black fly, aphid, plant lice, mildew
Tansy ants, fllies, moths
Tagetes nematode, whitefly
- Try chives and/or garlic and banana skin mulch around roses.
- Put a ring of garlic around fruit tree trunks and foxgloves as a growth stimulant.
- Use garlic and nasturtiums as soil disinfectants.