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Fruit tree guilds — Forest of Hearts

No More Mowing: 10 Grass-Free Alternatives to a Traditional Lawn

Many of us have a love-hate relationship with our lawns. Although we enjoy the cool carpet of green grass to lie on and play on in summer, no one wants to spend hours every weekend mowing and trimming—not to mention battling weeds, insects, and fungus, and aerating, feeding, watering, and seeding. Turf lawns take a lot of time and money to maintain. They require the use of precious water resources to keep them alive, and the pesticides and herbicides we apply to them can damage the…

10 fast growing edible hedge plants

Garden hedges provide more than just structure and privacy – they can also reward you with edible fruits and leaves. Consider these varieties of fast growing fruit bearing hedge trees, and other fragrant hedging plants for the ultimate edible hedge.

Plant a Fruit Tree Guild - The Resiliency Institute

Add a little permaculture into your life by planting a fruit tree guild. A fruit tree guild is the building block of an edible forest garden.

24 Easy DIY Garden Trellis Ideas & Plant Structures - A Piece of Rainbow

24 best DIY garden trellis ideas & designs: build easy cucumber trellis, bean teepee, beautiful vine pergola, plant screen, & vegetable garden structures!

Use These Tips to Train Vegetables to Climb a Trellis

Growing vegetables vertically saves space. It also gives the plants benefits such as more sun and air. Find out how to use vertical gardening.

Garden structures: A trellis -- whether simple or elaborate -- can play many roles

Position a large trellis on the west so it will cast a shadow to cool a sitting area that bakes in the afternoon.

Tomatoes Hate Cucumbers: Secrets of Companion Planting and Popular Planting Combinations

Find out which fruit and vegetables should and shouldn’t be planted together with our companion planting chart for some of the most popular garden foods!

We planted a vertical pumpkin patch in our tiny urban backyard | Offbeat Home & Life

With urban living comes many advantages. Jules and I both walk or ride our bikes to work, we are a few minutes walk from a zoo, there countless numbers of cafes, restaurants, bars, playgrounds, etc. within walking distance. But there are also some disadvantages. Real-estate is a valuable commodity where we live and there aren't many lots that would accommodate the size garden we wish we could have so we have to get creative.

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Design for our permaculture garden

Today I would like to share with you the design I’ve created for our new garden. Having a garden of this size is a dream come true and I have spent countless hours pouring over the map and trying t…

Grow a Permaculture Garden (Less Work + More Yields) | Family Food Garden

Less work & more harvests! Follow these permaculture garden principles to help you reduce the time & energy you put into growing your garden.

Food Forests & Plant Guilds in Permaculture Design | Family Food Garden

Plant guilds are an important aspect of permaculture design. Food forest garden design examples, plant guild examples & the 7 layer food forest

Garden Visit: Julie's Soothing Green and White Palette in Cape Town - Gardenista

The home that Julie Alexander-Lillie shares with her husband and two daughters in the suburb of Bergvliet, Cape Town, is surrounded by a generous garden wh

How to Design Your Super Useful Fruit Tree Guild — Daily Harvest Designs, LLC

Fruit trees are an integral part of edible landscaping. They offer shade, fruit, seasonal interest, structure to your garden design, and so much more. One simple way we can support the fruit trees in your edible garden is through planting fruit tree guilds. Fruit tree guilds are one of the countless permaculture design techniques that can be applied to your home garden. What are fruit tree guilds? They are human-made communities of plants that are located beneath and surrounding…

41 Luxurious Large Garden Ideas

Gallery featuring pictures of 41 luxurious large garden ideas, showing all the ways you could fill out an oversized landscape.

New Uses For Old Bird Baths

What to do with an old birdbath? Ideas for upcycling and repurposing old birdbaths for use indoors or out.

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Growing & Caring for Your Roses

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Salvaged Wood & Pallet Potting Benches

DIY wood pallet potting benches in all different styles.

Beautiful Garden Potting Bench Plans + Ideas | Family Food Garden

Inspiring potting bench ideas and potting bench plans so you can build your own potting table. DIY pallet potting bench & more!

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“The potting table is finished. This is more exciting than anything that has ever happened in my life.”

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Sheds

What Is Greenhouse Farming?

On a modern small or large scale farm, greenhouses should be thought of like your best employees, they will grow along with your greenhouse farming business. Tomatoes, beans, vanilla, fruit trees, lettuces, and other high value crops can be grown in a greenhouse much more successfully than outside i

Salvaged Wood & Pallet Potting Benches

DIY wood pallet potting benches in all different styles.

Garden Art

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Stay Cool

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Design for our permaculture garden

Today I would like to share with you the design I’ve created for our new garden. Having a garden of this size is a dream come true and I have spent countless hours pouring over the map and trying t…

Fruit tree guilds — Forest of Hearts

Grow a Permaculture Garden (Less Work + More Yields) | Family Food Garden

Less work & more harvests! Follow these permaculture garden principles to help you reduce the time & energy you put into growing your garden.

Food Forests & Plant Guilds in Permaculture Design | Family Food Garden

Plant guilds are an important aspect of permaculture design. Food forest garden design examples, plant guild examples & the 7 layer food forest

No More Mowing: 10 Grass-Free Alternatives to a Traditional Lawn

Many of us have a love-hate relationship with our lawns. Although we enjoy the cool carpet of green grass to lie on and play on in summer, no one wants to spend hours every weekend mowing and trimming—not to mention battling weeds, insects, and fungus, and aerating, feeding, watering, and seeding. Turf lawns take a lot of time and money to maintain. They require the use of precious water resources to keep them alive, and the pesticides and herbicides we apply to them can damage the…

10 fast growing edible hedge plants

Garden hedges provide more than just structure and privacy – they can also reward you with edible fruits and leaves. Consider these varieties of fast growing fruit bearing hedge trees, and other fragrant hedging plants for the ultimate edible hedge.

Plant a Fruit Tree Guild - The Resiliency Institute

Add a little permaculture into your life by planting a fruit tree guild. A fruit tree guild is the building block of an edible forest garden.

24 Easy DIY Garden Trellis Ideas & Plant Structures - A Piece of Rainbow

24 best DIY garden trellis ideas & designs: build easy cucumber trellis, bean teepee, beautiful vine pergola, plant screen, & vegetable garden structures!

Use These Tips to Train Vegetables to Climb a Trellis

Growing vegetables vertically saves space. It also gives the plants benefits such as more sun and air. Find out how to use vertical gardening.

Garden Visit: Julie's Soothing Green and White Palette in Cape Town - Gardenista

The home that Julie Alexander-Lillie shares with her husband and two daughters in the suburb of Bergvliet, Cape Town, is surrounded by a generous garden wh

How to Design Your Super Useful Fruit Tree Guild — Daily Harvest Designs, LLC

Fruit trees are an integral part of edible landscaping. They offer shade, fruit, seasonal interest, structure to your garden design, and so much more. One simple way we can support the fruit trees in your edible garden is through planting fruit tree guilds. Fruit tree guilds are one of the countless permaculture design techniques that can be applied to your home garden. What are fruit tree guilds? They are human-made communities of plants that are located beneath and surrounding…

41 Luxurious Large Garden Ideas

Gallery featuring pictures of 41 luxurious large garden ideas, showing all the ways you could fill out an oversized landscape.

What Is Greenhouse Farming?

On a modern small or large scale farm, greenhouses should be thought of like your best employees, they will grow along with your greenhouse farming business. Tomatoes, beans, vanilla, fruit trees, lettuces, and other high value crops can be grown in a greenhouse much more successfully than outside i

New Uses For Old Bird Baths

What to do with an old birdbath? Ideas for upcycling and repurposing old birdbaths for use indoors or out.