Can I Plant Vegetables Near Flowers?

Companion planting is the practice of planting different plants, flowers and vegetables alongside one another. Planting flowers and vegetables together can aid in pest control.

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Melody Dawn has been writing since 2004. Her work has appeared in the "Gainesville Times," "Player's Press" and USA Today. Her writing focuses on gardening, home improvement, travel, sports, business, parenting and education. Dawn holds a Master of Business and is working on a Master of Journalism.