Permaculture companion plants for Brussel Sprouts

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Common bean Common bean
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phaseolus_vulgaris
Moist
Prefers full sun
2-11
pole bean, climbing bean, french bean, bush bean, dwarf bean, Kidney bean
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
3
2
Fabaceae or Leguminosae
2.0
2
Stangenbohne
Vines
This entry describes all varieties of the common bean. This includes vining and bush/darf varities. The common bean is an annual plant and includes a lot of varieties with a different names depending on their style of growths (see alternate names). These include the kidney bean, the navy bean, the pinto bean, the french bean and the wax bean #### Links [Common bean (climbing/pole) @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Phaseolus vulgaris) Show

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Broad Bean Broad Bean
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicia_faba
Fast
Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
4-8
fava bean, faba bean, Broad bean, or faba bean Varieties with smaller, harder seeds that are fed to horses or other animals are called field bean, tic bean or tick bean Horse bean
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
4
1
Fabaceae or Leguminosae
1.0
3
Ackerbohne
#### Links [Broad Bean @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Vicia faba major) Show

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Runner Bean Runner Bean
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phaseolus_coccineus
Fast
Moist
Prefers full sun
1-12
Scarlet runner, Scarlet Runner Bean, Scarlet Conqueror, Fire Bean, Mammoth, Red Giant Phaseolus coccineus ssppolyanthus (Cache Bean)
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
4
0
Fabaceae or Leguminosae
3.0
3
#### Links [Runner Bean @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Phaseolus coccineus) Show

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Beet Beet
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beta_vulgaris
Moist
Prefers full sun
4-8
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
4
2
Chenopodiaceae
0.9
0
Rübe
rarely perennial. #### Links [Beet @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Beta vulgaris craca) Show

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Borage Borage
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borage
Medium
Dry, Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
6-9
Common borage, Cool-tankard, Tailwort, Starflower
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
3
3
Boraginaceae
0.6
3
Borretsch
60cm
5-15 days
Direct sow early spring when temperatures reach 21°C (70°F). Best sown directly, as borage develops a delicate taproot.
Doesn't transplant well due to long taproot.
21°C (70°F)
#### Links [Borage @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Borago officinalis) [Borage @ West Coast Seeds](https://www.westcoastseeds.com/products/borage) Show

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Coriander Coriander
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coriander
Dry, Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
2-11
Cilantro, chinese parsley, dhania
light (sandy), medium
4
4
Apiaceae or Umbelliferae
0.5
Koriander
Herbs
45-60
5cm
5-10 days
Direct sow in early spring after risk of frost.
Avoid transplanting, as cilantro is quick to bolt under any stress.
15°C (60°F)
Repels aphids, potato beetles, spider mites.
Annual herb where all parts are edible. #### Links [Coriander @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Coriandrum sativum) [Coriander @ West Coast Seeds](https://www.westcoastseeds.com/products/santo-organic) Show

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Cucumber Cucumber
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cucumber
Moist
Prefers full sun
9-11
Vines
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
4
2
Cucurbitaceae
2
Gurke
50-65
23cm
6.0-6.8
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.
15-30°C (60-85°F)
#### Links [Cucumber @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Cucumis sativus) [Cucumber @ West Coast Seeds](https://www.westcoastseeds.com/products/patio-snacker) Show

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Dill Dill
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dill
Medium
Moist
Prefers full sun
2-11
light (sandy), medium
4
3
Apiaceae or Umbelliferae
0.8
2
Herbs
Dill
#### Links [Dill @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Anethum graveolens) Show

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Marigold Marigold
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calendula_officinalis
Medium
Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
2-11
Pot Marigold, Common Marigold, Scotch Marigold, Ruddles
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
3
5
Asteraceae or Compositae
0.6
4
Ringelblume
#### Links [Marigold @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Calendula officinalis) Show

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Marjoram Marjoram
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marjoram
Dry, Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
6-9
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
3
3
Lamiaceae or Labiatae
0.6
3
Majoran
Herbs
#### Links [Marjoram @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Origanum majorana) Show

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Potato Potato
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potato
Moist
Prefers full sun
3-10
Irish potato, Andigena
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
5
2
Solanaceae
1.0
0
Kartoffel
#### Links [Potato @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Solanum tuberosum) Show

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Strawberry Strawberry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strawberry
Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
4-8
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
5
0
Rosaceae
0.3
3
Erdbeere
Herbs
Perennial plant which is mostly grown annually. #### Links [Strawberry @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Fragaria x ananassa) Show

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Maximilian Sunflower Maximilian Sunflower
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helianthus_maximiliani
Medium
Moist
Prefers full sun
4-10
Maximillian Daisy
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
3
0
Asteraceae or Compositae
2.4
0
#### Links [Maximilian Sunflower @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Helianthus maximilianii) Show

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Common Sunflower Common Sunflower
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helianthus_annuus
true
Fast
Dry, Moist
Prefers full sun, Tolerates partial shade
6-9
Common sunflower
light (sandy), medium, heavy (clay)
5
2
Asteraceae or Compositae
3.0
5
#### Links [Common Sunflower @ Plants For A Future](https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Helianthus annuus) Show

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