Companion Plants – which plants like growing next to each other

Plant friendships, imagine if you were stuck in the ground next to a plant that attracts bugs that eats your leaves etc.

Some plants love living next to each other, others have different soil types so don’t really like living next to each other.

Cabbage family
Likes- beets, celery, cucumber, lettuce, onions, potatoes and spinach
Does not like-dill, strawberries and tomatoes.

Plant flowers near fruit bushes/ trees and vegetables because they attract pollinating insects.

Carrots
Likes – peas, lettuce, rosemary, onion and sage
Does not like – dill

Corn
Likes – potatoes, beans, peas, cucumber and squash
Does not like –  tomatoes

Cucumbers
Like – beans, corn and peas
Does not like –  aromatic herbs or potatoes

Lettuce
Likes – carrots, strawberries and cucumbers

Onions
Likes- beets, carrots, lettuce and cabbage
Does not like- beans and peas

Peas
Like – carrots, turnips, cucumbers, corn and beets
Does not like –  onions or potatoes

Potatoes

Like – beans, corn and cabbage
Does not like –  pumpkins, squash or tomatoes

Tomatoes

Likes – onions, asparagus, carrots, parsley and cucumber
Does not like – cabbage or potatoes

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