By Kira Hamman
Single red heirloom, tall but not leggy, seeks companion for cohabitation and mutual benefit.
Me: high-maintenance star of the show.
You: supporting player, not afraid to play second fiddle. Let’s complement each other’s needs!
Asparagus: I like to star, too, but I’m in a different show. Mine will be over by the time yours really gets started, so we’re perfect for each other! Plus, I’ll kill the nematodes that bother your lovely roots, while you keep those pesky asparagus beetles at bay for me.
Basil: Well, we taste delicious in the same dishes, so Read the rest of this entry »