In our garden’s plants much like ourselves as humans we need companions. This is where the term companion planting comes from. Companion planting by definition is a combination of plants, planted closely together to benefit each other. These benefits are in terms of weed control, pest reduction & disease reduction. So much like humans the combinations of plants lean on each other for different levels of support.
So as you can see we all need companions to survive and thrive. They key is to think of your garden as an ecosystem with everything working in harmony like a forest. Within this you will find companion planting at its highest level.
If you would prefer to listen here is a podcast episode on the topic.
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If you would prefer to listen here is my podcast episode on companion planting.