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Save your vegetable garden! With these companion plants, you can up your harvest and avoid sharing your produce with unwanted pests.


Fruit tree guilds: plant companions to protect and help the fruit tree.

Companion planting means putting plants together in the garden that like each other, or help each other out

How to grow fruit trees from a seed (peach, plum, nectarine, etc.)

We need a fig tree in the Tullis garden. Fig tarts. Fig jam. Fresh figs in salads. We are planting one this summer!

Fig fruit tree with colorful fruits.JPG

Nasturtium - mulch plant - these flowers are also very useful in keeping the bugs away from fruit trees and vegetable gardens. Nasturtium can easily repel squash bugs, beetles, and white flies.

Know more about flowers that help to keep the bugs away

Backyard farming-fruit trees along fence? I did this.... so glad I did!!

Backyard Farming: Your Backyard Farm

Beautiful Rose

All about garlic - how to plant, grow, harvest and store

Grow Your Own Garlic | Fine Gardening

7 Secrets for a high-yield vegetable garden from

7 Secrets for a High-Yield Vegetable Garden

Black Pearl Calla Lily

Calla Lily Black Pearl | Home & Garden Store

Gorgeous Flowers Garden & Love: Photo

Heavens knows I need this in my shady backyard! Shady Border Garden Plan from White Flower Farm; Border plan is designed to provide a long season of color and texture from flowers as well as foliage.

Water-wise border

Deep Roots Garden Center

The Beauty of Perennials. Purple coneflower, daisies, foxglove, black-eyed susans, astilbe and hollyhocks fill this garden. I love all of them!!

Cottage Gardens We Love

A fantastically thorough article about different types of moss and how to grow them in your own landscape. So much information!

How To Grow Moss | Moss and Stone Gardens