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The Natural Way To Reduce Pests In Your Garden

Photo by KirrilyRobert. Some plants will naturally attract a certain kind of insect. Other plants will deter insects. You can use these relationships between insects and plants to build a natural defence around your crops. Take a look at the table below. If we look at growing cucumbers as an example we find radish in

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Tag: carrot fly

Leek Companion Plants

After my encounter with the leek moth larva I would like to find out what kind of plants that leeks welcome as their neighbor, also known as companion plants. No, leeks are not supposed to look like the ones in the picture 😉 They’re infected by leek moth larva. I couldn’t find any natural companion

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