Companion Planting Guide

With 124 plants and counting, this companion planting guide allow you to quickly search and sort through many vegetables, herbs, and flowers to maximize you companion planting strategy. Our list contains companion planting research done on over 20 sites and compiled a useful and searchable guide. A must have for all gardeners!

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Plant Companions Incompatibles Type Benefits
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Chicory Lettuce, Cabbage, Kale, Swiss Chard Peas, Beans Perennial Produces a rosette of green leaves which can be used in salads. The fleshy taproot of chicory (when dried) can be ground and used as a substit More...
Chives Rose, Carrot, Tomato, Apples, Broccoli, Cabbage, Beet, Mustard Peas, Beans, Parsley, Asparagus Perennial Improves growth and flavor.
Chrysanthemums Various Plants Annual, Perennial Kills root nematodes. White flowering chrysanthemums repel Japanese beetles. Repel pest insects from nearby crops and ornamental plants (aphi More...
Clover Grape, Apple Trees, Brassica , Corn, Cucumber, Squash, Melons Tomato, Pepper, Eggplant Annual, Perennial, Biennial Fertilizes the soil for neighboring plants. Attracts many beneficials. Useful planted around apple trees to attract predators of the woolly aphid.
Comfrey Avocado, Asparagus Perennial Good trap crop for slugs.
Coriander / Cilantro Dill, Chervil, Anise, Cabbage, Carrot, Asparagus, Tomato, Spinach, Beans, Peas Fennel Annual, Perennial Repels aphids, spider mites, and potato beetle. Attracts bees. Planting beans or peas near cilantro will be beneficial to the growth of your cilantro More...
Corn Amaranth, Bush Beans, Pole Beans, Cucumber, Melons, Peas, Squash, Irish Potato, English Peas, Pumpkin, Morning Glory, Parsley, Sunflower Tomato, Celery Annual Used in the "three sisters" technique (maize, squash, and climbing beans) When the maize is 15 cm (6 inches) tall, beans and squash are plante More...
Costmary Comfrey, Borage, Geranium, Sage, Nasturtium, Thyme Perennial Repels moths. Place costmary behind lower growing herbs but definitely in front of giants such as elecampane.
Crow Garlic Fruit trees, Tomato, Pepper, Potato, Cabbage, Broccoli, Kohlrabi, Carrot Beans, Peas, Parsley Perennial Repels slugs, aphids, carrot fly, cabbage worms and can be eaten like chives.
Cucumbers Bush Beans, Pole Beans, Corn, Lettuce, Onion, Peas, Radish, Marigold, Nasturtium, Savory, Sunflower, English Peas, Dill Sage, Irish Potato Annual Improves growth. Vines growing with corn help anchor corn and discourage racoons.

Last Update 2/9/2019: Added Swiss Chard, Chicory, and Kale