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Top 10 Rules for Growing a Kitchen Garden

"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier"

Better Homes and Gardensfrom Better Homes and Gardens

Grow Longer: The Best Cold-Tolerant Veggies

The best cold tolerant veggies -grow these cool-season vegetables and herbs to extend your garden's harvests in fall and spring


13 Weird Plants You Didn’t Know You Needed

Trachyandra: These guys are unique, snake-like plants that will bring out your inner-Medusa. Seriously, those curls are enough to give anyone hair envy. (via Plant Propaganda)

Sunsetfrom Sunset

How to grow strawberries

Tips on growing strawberries

Create your perfect garden part 3: Perfect vegetables

A salad and vegetable garden-great tips!

This is a picture of The Eden Project in Cornwall England. This is a polyculture design of permaculture. Conventional farming uses monoculture planting. This makes the plant more susceptible to pests and disease.

Old Farmer's Almanacfrom Old Farmer's Almanac

Companion Planting in the Garden

companion planting gardening plants