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.

Mixing Flowers and Vegetables
When mixing flowers and vegetables, use contrasting colors, such as bright green summer squash, orange marigolds and purple basil.
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