Tomato Plants
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What not to plant together in a container raised garden???

Zone Nashville, Tennesse ...not sure what zone ??? | j.c.mckeithen added on January 24, 2019 | Answered

Are tomatoes okay next to potatoes and peppers ???...

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MichiganDot
Answered on January 26, 2019

Unfortunately, companion planting has not withstood the test of scientific studies. That said, giving a plant adequate spacing for root growth and to prevent shading of adjacent plants is important.
Some recommend planting top-growth plants like tomatoes next to tuberous veggies like potatoes, carrots and beets. If you are hoping to plant your veggies close together, look up Square Foot Gardening. I found a webpage that has good info on this approach. https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/publications/lawns-gardens-trees/the-facts-of-square-foot-gardening

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