Companion plants for fruit trees, including apples, pears, peaches, cherries, and plums. Great article with lots of good information. http://statebystategardening.com/state.php/il/newsletter-stories/fruittree_friends/
Fruit trees work hard for their keep, providing a strong winter outline, a spring show of beautiful blossoms and a bountiful harvest in summer and fall. Here's how to choose and plant the right types for your garden.