Companion planting is the act of boosting harvest by placing and situation certain plant in a way in order for them to have symbiotic relationships. This technique was used by Native Americans for centuries. when it comes to companion planting some plants that go well together with okra include lettuce, peas, snow peas, radishes, peppers, and tomatoes.
- Companion planting with okra can deter pests and generally boost growth and production. Keep reading to find out what to plant near okra.
- tall okra plants shield the tender greens from the hot sun. Plant lettuce between the okra plants of behind a row of emerging seedlings.
- The brilliantly colored blooms attract natural pollinators, which in turn visit the okra flowers resulting in large, plump pods.
“Okra plant companions are plants that thrive with okra. Companion planting with okra can deter pests and generally boost growth and production.”