Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beet
YES this is a real flower: Hot lips (psychotria elata). Affectionately known as Hooker’s lips, Psychotria elata with its colorful red flowers attracts many pollinators, including butterflies and hummingbirds.