Re: Marigolds

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Posted by Newt on April 19, 2002 at 00:07:01:

In Reply to: Marigolds posted by Naomi on March 21, 2002 at 19:52:32:

: Hi,

: This will sound like a silly question but I am doing some research study and I need to know if Marigolds are companion plants? Do they grow better with other types of plants in close proximity like radishes for example? Or will they do better in a planter box alone?


Actually, no question is silly. I did a search at www.google.com and put in quotes "marigolds as companion" and got 7 hits. From what I've read, it seems that the marigolds are the companions to other plants to attract beneficial insects.

Here's one that might help you out.

Newt

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