"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese bee
Garden & Grow ~ Willow Bee Inspired: Garden Design No. 18 - The Potager. A potager is the French term for an ornamental vegetable or kitchen garden. This design is to provide a garden of abundance in an aesthetically pleasing manner.
Did you know that your homegrown tomatoes will taste better simply by planting sweet basil next to them? This is just one example of companion planting with herbs. >Planting sweet basil in same pot with my tomato plants.
Sweet potato harvest: "The most important part of the post-harvest process is called “curing.” Before you eat your trophies, you need to keep them in a hot, humid, dark area for approximately two weeks. For curing, I store my potatoes in 20 gallon tubs
This is how I'm growing my Carrots this year. Learned it by accident last year. The post has a great tutorial. Wish I had it before my trial and error method :O) I might actually be able to grow carrots without critters eating them first if I do this!
How One Alabama Family Bonded—By Building The Perfect Garden