Companion Planting Guide

Use this companion planting guide to begin a bountiful garden with plants that share a symbiotic relationship.

By Josie Jeffery

The Mix and Match Guide to Companion Planting Book Cover

The Mix & Match Guide to Companion Planting (Ten Speed Press, 2014) by Josie Jeffery is a colorful visual gardening guide to which flowers, vegetables, fruits and herbs grow best with one another. This book is designed to help gardeners mix and match various companion plant pairs and groups to create healthy, harmonious botanical communities. All you have to do is choose from the extensive plant directory to find the perfect plant pals. The following companion planting guide is from “Putting Plants Together.”

You can purchase this book from the Mother Earth Living store: The Mix & Match Guide to Companion Planting.

Putting Plants Together

Companion planting is about marrying plants that work well together in order to survive and grow strong and healthy. It is a gardener’s and farmer’s way of creating a botanical community where all plants benefit one another and the garden as a living organism.