Plant Recommendations

What Plants Grow Best Together

Anonymous added on January 30, 2014 | Answered

I have prepared 4 raised vegetable garden beds (4' x 8") and want to know what plants grow best together. How best to group vegetables?

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Answered on January 30, 2014

Just for ease of rotation (, it is best to grow plants from the same families together. Nightshades ( together, curbits (squash, melons, cucumbers) together, legumes ( together and so on. Plants from the same family tend to be affected by the same diseases and pests, so if you have a problem, the next year you can rotate that family to a new bed to move them away from the affected bed. Beyond this, you can take advantage of companion planting. This article will help with that:

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