Companion Planting for Disease Management

Epic Gardening: Daily Growing Tips and Advice

16-01-2023 • 9 mins

We don’t often think of companion planting to prevent diseases, but it’s definitely worth considering. And the strategies are quite practical!

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Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.

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