Permaculture companion plants for Garlic

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Apricot Apricot
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prunus_armeniaca
Medium
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
4-8
Trees
light (sandy), medium
Rosaceae
9.0
Fruit, Seed
Oil
Animal feed, Attracts insects
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Prunus armeniaca
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Chervil Chervil
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chervil
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade, full shade
6-9
Garden chervil
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Apiaceae or Umbelliferae
0.5
Echte Kerbel
Leaves, Root
Biennial
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Anthriscus cerefolium
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Sweet cherry Sweet cherry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prunus_avium
Fast
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
3-7
Trees
Sweet cherry
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Rosaceae
18.0
Süßkirsche
Fruit, Seed
Animal feed, Attracts insects, Hedgerow
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Prunus avium
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Sour cherry Sour cherry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prunus_cerasus
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
3-7
Trees
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Rosaceae
6.0
Sauerkirsche
Oil, Tea
Fruit, Seed
Animal feed, Attracts insects, Hedgerow, Wind breaker
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Prunus cerasus
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Peach Peach
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peach
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Fast
Moist
full sun
5-9
Trees
Flowering Peach, Ornamental Peach, Common Peach
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Rosaceae
6
Pfirsich, Bergpfirsich, Tellerpfirsich, Saturnpfirsich, Weinbergpfirsich
Flowers, Fruit, Seed
Oil
Perennial
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Prunus persica
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Nectarine Nectarine
Moist
full sun
4-8
Trees
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Rosaceae
6.0
Nektarine
Flowers, Fruit, Seed
Oil
Animal feed, Attracts insects, Hedgerow
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Prunus persica nucipersica
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Lavender Lavender
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lavandula_angustifolia
Slow
Dry, Moist
full sun
5-8
Shrubs
True Lavender
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Lamiaceae or Labiatae
1.2
Lavendel
Attracts insects, Hedgerow, Wind breaker
Perennial
Evergreen
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Lavandula angustifolia
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Rosemary Rosemary
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosemary
Medium
Dry, Moist
full sun
6-11
Herbs
light (sandy), medium
Lamiaceae or Labiatae
1.5
Rosmarinus officinale, Rosmarinus officinalis
Leaves
Attracts insects, Hedgerow
Perennial
Evergreen
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Rosmarinus officinalis
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Rose Rose
Shrubs
full sun, partial sun/shade
2
Animal feed, Attracts insects, Hedgerow, Wind breaker
Fruit
Perennial
Deciduous
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Tomato Tomato
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomato
Fast
Moist
full sun
10-12
Garden Tomato, dumádu, garden tomato, love apple, lycopersicum esculentum, tomate, tomato, tomato extract containing lycopene, tomato|thakkali, tumatis
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Solanaceae
2.0
Tomate
Fruit, Seed
Oil
Annual
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Solanum lycopersicum
Indeterminate tomato plants are perennials in their native habitat, but are cultivated as annuals. Determinate, or bush, plants are annuals that stop growing at a certain height and produce a crop all at once. Show

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Potato Potato
Root
3-10
Perennial
full sun
Moist
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
1.0
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potato
Irish potato, Andigena
Solanaceae
Kartoffel
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Solanum tuberosum
April
12 inches
seed - direct sow
Potatoes are one of the most popular root crops. They grow best at temperatures from 61 and 70 °F. Show

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Carrot Carrot
Moist
full sun
3-10
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Apiaceae or Umbelliferae
1.2
Möhre, Karotte
Leaves, Root
Biennial
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Daucus carota sativus
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Beet Beet
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beta_vulgaris
Moist
full sun
4-8
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Chenopodiaceae
0.9
Rübe
Leaves, Root
Biennial
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Beta vulgaris craca
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Cucumber Cucumber
Fruit, Leaves
Vines
9-11
Annual
full sun
Moist
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
seed - direct sow, seed - transplant
1 week after last frost
2-3 weeks before last frost
1 week after last frost date
2
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cucumber
Cucurbitaceae
Gurke
50-65
23cm
6.0-6.8
15-30°C (60-85°F)
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Cucumis sativus
fruit is depurative, diuretic, emollient, purgative and resolvent
Annual, self-fertile climber whose fruit is a popular ingredient for salads. #### Propagation Direct sow when soil is warm enough in early summer. Sow seeds individually indoors 3-4 weeks before planting outside into warm soil. Use bottom heat if possible. Transplant when plants develop third leaf. #### Links [Cucumber @ West Coast Seeds](https://www.westcoastseeds.com/products/patio-snacker) Show

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Apple Apple
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
3-8
Trees
European crab apple
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Rosaceae
10.0
Oil
Animal feed, Attracts insects, Hedgerow
Fruit
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Malus sylvestris
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Black mulberry Black mulberry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morus_nigra
Slow
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
5-9
Trees
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Moraceae
10.0
Schwarze Maulbeere
Animal feed, Poultry forage
Fruit
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Morus nigra
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White mulberry White mulberry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morus_alba
Medium
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
3-9
Trees
Common Mulberry
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Moraceae
18
Weiße Maulbeere
Fruit, Inner bark, Leaves
Animal feed, Fiber, Hedgerow, Poultry forage, Wind breaker, dye
Weed potential
Perennial
Deciduous
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Morus alba
Young leaves are edible. Show

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Red mulberry Red mulberry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morus_rubra
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
4-9
Trees
Common Mulberry, White Mulberry
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Moraceae
15.0
Rote Maulbeere
Fruit, Leaves
Perennial
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Morus rubra
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Onion Onion
Bulb, Flowers, Leaves, Root, Seed
Herbs
3-9
Annual
full sun
Moist
light (sandy), medium
seed - direct sow, seed - transplant
spring or fall
0.6
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onion
Garden onion
Alliaceae
Zwiebel
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Allium cepa
50°F, 10°C
seed indoors 6 weeks before transplanting in the garden
2-6 inches
6.0-7.0
While the Onion is a biennial/ perennial plant, it is mostly grown annually for it's edible leaves and bulbs. Shallot is a popular and well-known variety Can be grown from seeds or sets. Show

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Marigold Marigold
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calendula_officinalis
Medium
Moist
full sun, partial sun/shade
2-11
Pot Marigold, Common Marigold, Scotch Marigold, Ruddles
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
Asteraceae or Compositae
0.6
Ringelblume
Flowers, Leaves, Seed
Annual
https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Calendula officinalis
21°C (70°F)
6-14 days
5.5-7.0
15cm
60
Repels nematodes
### Propagation - Direct sow Direct sow in spring when light frost is still possible. Can be sown until early summer for fall blooms. ### Propagation - Transplant Sow indoors in late winter, transplant outside when risk of heavy frost has passed. #### Links [Calendula @ West Coast Seeds](https://www.westcoastseeds.com/products/zeolights-organic) Show

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