Companion Planting: 7 Herbs That Can Make Other Plants Grow Better
When to plant dill, basil, thyme, and other herbs to enhance the growth of other veggies and flowers in your garden
Mix dill with carrots or cabbage
Dill confuses carrot rust flies, which lay their eggs on carrot roots, and may deter cabbage pests as well.
Place mint next to cabbage or tomatoes
Most kinds of mint ward off white cabbage moths, aphids, and flea beetles.
Keep sage away from cucumbers
But it enhances rosemary, cabbage, and carrots, deterring cabbage moths, carrot flies, flea beetles, and slugs.
Plant thyme next to tomatoes
Its flowers attract bees for pollination.
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