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Companion Gardening

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It's beginning to feel a lot like spring in Nashville and it's getting us so excited about getting our gardens going! Gardening can be a lot of trial and error but we want to help make yours a little less error. Here are some notes on plants that grow well together and also some notes on the ones you should always keep separated. We'll list some spring favorites but if you're interested in some more details, The Old Farmer's Almanac is a great reference.

 
 

Tomatoes:

Dos: Asparagus, basil, beans, carrots, celery, dill, lettuce, melons, onions, parsley, peppers, radishes, spinach, & thyme.

Don'ts: Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, cauliflower, corn, kale, & potatoes.

 
 

Carrots

Dos: Beans, lettuce, onions, peas, radishes, rosemary, sage, & tomatoes.

Don'ts: Anise, dill, & parsley.

 
 

cucumber

Dos: Beans, cabbage, cauliflower, corn, lettuce, peas, & radishes.

Don'ts: Aromatic herbs, melons, & potatoes

 
 

Peppers

Dos: Basil, coriander, onions, spinach, & tomatoes.

Don'ts: Beans & kohlrabi.