Plants that assist each other to grow well, repel insects or even other plants when grown next to each other can be a sustainable and eco-friendly way to improve and protect your garden against unwanted pests and disease.<
All members of the cabbage family do well planted with aromatic herbs such as celery, dill, camomile, sage, mints and rosemary.
Do not plant broccoli with tomatoes, pole beans or strawberries. It will do well with potatoes, beets and onions.
If you use pyrethrum spray on broccoli, do so before the flower heads open.
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