Support Species - 'Nursing' Plants
The essential support species...one of the fundamental methods and techniques for ensuring optimum health of soil and specific edible plants is to inter-plant support species that provide a multitude of functions, in many ways 'nursing' other plants by:
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This list offers potential support species that could easily be integrated into your garden:
Support trees with edible seed pods
Ice Cream Bean
sp. Gliricidia sepium (no edible seeds)