By Lynette Simango
Did you know this?👉Marigold flowers are not only beautiful to look at, they are also great for your other plants. The variety of marigolds grown in Zimbabwe can not only wishstand direct sun they are drought restant as well. Planting marigolds around your homestead will help keep snakes away. When planted in the garden, marigolds can actually attract beneficial insects such as ladybugs, parasitic wasps and lacewings which all prey on harmful garden insects reducing the amount of damaging insects found around your garden.
Ever struggled with nematodes damaging the roots of your vegetables in your garden? Plant marigolds, the toxins found within the plant help eliminate nematodes You will also be saving your tomatoes which are most affected by nematodes.