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    Companion Planting

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    • Liz

      Companion Planting With Vegetables and Flowers The right plant combos will save space and provide weed and pest control.

    • Dawn Webster

      Companion Planting With Vegetables and Flowers The right plant combos will save space and provide weed and pest control. By Barbara Pleasant April/May 2011

    • Rose Patton

      Companion Planting With Vegetables and Flowers by Barbara Pleasant, Mother Earth News Apr./May 2011 - I am a BIG fan of companion planting. From my experience, it helps.

    • Angua Von Uberwald

      COMPANION PLANTING - Also called 'Intercropping' has been around for thousands of years. Plant these together: 1. Onions with leafy greens 2. Cabbage-family crops with leaf lettuce or radishes 3. Tomatoes with lettuce, radicchio or celery 4. Tomatoes with lima beans (hot climates) 5. Corn with pole beans and pumpkins or squash 6. Sweet corn with peppers 7. Broccoli with radishes and lettuce 8. Spinach with garlic

    • Denise Cadotte

      The right combos of vegetable, herb and flower companion plantings will save space and provide weed and pest control. Companion planting is defined as the establishment of two or more species in close proximity so that pest control or increased yield, may be achieved. Working with companion plants requires experimenting in your own garden, using the ones your family likes best, and allowing for an increase in leafy greens because they are such versatile companion plants

    • Maggie Odle, Realtor

      Companion Planting With Vegetables and Flowers. The idea of “companion planting” has been around for thousands of years, during which time it has become so besmirched with bad science and metaphysics that many gardeners aren’t sure what it means. Historically, North American and European gardeners have based many of their attempts with companion planting on widely published charts, which were mostly derived from funky chemistry experiments using plant extracts in the 1930s. ...

    • Joy Smith

      A different take from other plans for Companion Planting With Vegetables and Flowers

    • Crunchy Science

      Companion Planting guide for vegetable gardens

    • Andrea Ashby

      companion gardening with veggies

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