companion planting


noun

the cultivation of different types of plants in close proximity so as to benefit each other, as planting a deer-repellent plant in a flower garden.

Nearby words

  1. companion animal,
  2. companion artery to sciatic nerve,
  3. companion cell,
  4. companion ladder,
  5. companion piece,
  6. companion set,
  7. companion star,
  8. companion vein,
  9. companionable,
  10. companionate

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