By Jennifer Poindexter Are you adding peppers to your home garden? Would you like to get the most bang for your buck in your growing space? Consider companion planting. This type of gardening allows you to plant items next to each other where one (or both) plants receive a … [Read more...]
What is a polyculture garden?
QUESTION: What is a polyculture garden? I was visiting an arboretum recently and the tour guide mentioned it in passing and I was not able to ask him at the tour because it was a big group. What did she mean? - Rita S GARDENING CHANNEL REPLIES: This is a specific label for the … [Read more...]
24 Eggplant Companion Plants You Could Grow
By Jennifer Poindexter Do you practice companion planting? If not, it’s a wise thing to consider. The idea behind companion planting is organizing your garden in a way that plants, which benefit each other, are grown near one another. Sometimes both plants benefit. In other … [Read more...]
Herbs that Grow Well with Rosemary
By Jennifer Poindexter Are you a fan of companion planting and looking for something new to grow alongside your rosemary plants? If so, you’ll be pleased to know that you have quite a few options to choose from. But what if you’re new to companion planting? Don’t worry … [Read more...]
Which herbs grow best with basil?
QUESTION: Which herbs grow best with basil? I am going to grow a couple of basil plants, but I have room for two or three other herbs too and hope you might have some suggestions! - Karole A ANSWER: There are quite a few herbs that grow well alongside basil as companion … [Read more...]
- Next Page »