Answer: Pumpkins probably would do best planted around the edge of the corn patch, instead of right in it. I'd start the corn a little earlier to get a head start and then seed the pumpkins around the perimeter. It really does work and looks great come fall! Other combinations that are effective are lettuce planted under pole beans, lettuce betwwen broccoli plants and basil around tomatoes. There are books on companion planting in local libraries that may give you even more ideas.
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