Wise Pairings: Best Flowers to Plant with Vegetables

Plant a profusion of pollen- and nectar-rich flowers among your edible plants to naturally control pests, boost pollination and provide pretty pops of color. Here, learn some of the best flowers to plant with vegetables and get tips for arranging your space.

Tall Crops with Shorter Flowers
In choosing the best flowers to plant with vegetables, pair tall crops with shorter flowers. These runner beans are surrounded by marigolds and zinnias.
Photo by Rosalind Creasy