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A Simple Guide to Companion Planting

A Simple Guide to Companion Planting

Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just getting started, you can benefit from the wisdom of companion planting. It is a common concept in organic gardening that involves planting certain herbs or vegetables with others, their “companions”, because they’ve been known to help each other out as they grow. What makes plants good companions is based on a few different factors. In some cases, it  might be based on differing needs for nutrients, meaning they’ll grow well together because they won’t be competing for the same nutrients. So, for example, you wouldn’t want to plant two heavy phosphorous feeders next to each […]

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