POD’s a Believer

marigold trap cropThey’re not sweet-smelling or particularly pretty, marigolds. But they’re totally the new favorite flower here at plants on deck. These poor posies (which cost a whoppin’ 10¢  for four, thanks sales rack!) have been sacrificed to the garden gods, but their work here is done.

Go trap crop marigold. May you rest in heroic peace and may your survivors ward off the evil aphid.