The Dirt: the gardening podcast from Grow Your Own magazine
Simon says: Use companion plants to distract unwanted pests

Simon says: Use companion plants to distract unwanted pests

December 23, 2020

For one final time, Simon Toomer of The National Trust joins Laura and Blake to unpick your gardening problems and offer his expertise to overcome them. Plus, with Christmas nearly upon us, the GYO team is here to spread some much-needed festive joy in this strange year! Take care and we’ll see you all in 2021. 

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