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  • Companion planting can be used to protect cannabis plants from pests, attract beneficial insects, and enhance overall garden health

    1: Marigolds are known for repelling pests such as aphids, nematodes, and mosquitoes
    They can be planted around cannabis plants to deter these pests
    2: Nasturtiums act as a trap plant, attracting aphids away from cannabis
    They also repel whiteflies, squash bugs, and cucumber beetles
    3: Basil has insect-repelling properties and can help deter pests like flies, mosquitoes, and spider mites
    It can also enhance the flavor of nearby cannabis plants
    4: Lavender attracts pollinators like bees and butterflies while repelling pests such as moths, fleas, and mosquitoes
    It also has a pleasant scent
    5: Rosemary has aromatic oils that repel a variety of insects, including mosquitoes, flies, and cabbage moths
    6: Chrysanthemums contain a natural insecticide called pyrethrum, which can deter pests like aphids, spider mites, and whiteflies

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    • Great info Jim!!  Thanks for the post!  I’ve got about half of those listed mixed in my vegetable garden this year!

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