Herb Gardening
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safe to mix edible herbs and flowers in the same container?

Zone Dayton, Ohio 45449 | Anonymous added on June 3, 2019 | Answered

is it safe to eat edible herbs that are grown in the same container as coleus, vinca vine, spike dracaena, lysimachia, and petunias?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 4, 2019

Some of these are toxic, and do run the risk of transferring toxins. I would urge you to be on the safe side, and only eat things that are planted with other edibles. This will cut out any risk of cross contamination.

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