"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese bee
Vegetables in the front yard . the well-manicured, geometric garden beds fill the front yard of the German Schulz farm with vegetables, herbs, and flowers. This rural gardening style can be traced back over years.