Planting the Corn in the 3 Sisters mounds that were built in the 3 Sisters Time Lapse. We are using the Wampanoag system of 3 Sisters planting, which requires to plant the corn first, and then plant the beans and squash when the corn is about 4 inches tall. All of the plants help each other grow and has been used by Native American tribes for centuries and is one of the most successful companion planting systems and can be utilized almost anywhere, with the right adjustments for your space.
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