New to permaculture? Here is a super easy and straightforward way of preparing the ground for a permaculture garden.

Preparing The Ground For A Permaculture Garden

New to permaculture? Here is a super easy and straightforward way of preparing the ground for a permaculture garden (lasagna mulching method).

"eco-fit" your garden - wait till I tell the other half we need to get an old fashioned "person-powered" lawn-mower!

How to eco-fit your garden

Growing salads, fruits and herbs vertically not only allows urban dwellers to grow food in small spaces, but follows the permaculture principles of stacking, using renewable resources and making the most of the edge.

This is so neat especially if you have limited space. Right now you are 7 easy steps away from a fantastic DIY pallet garden! Small spaces can go green and reduce how Cool!

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Groundbreaking food gardens - Blog - Emma the Gardener.  Compost tea tower.

This is the illustration for the comfrey tower (for making liquid plant feeds), one aspect of the 'Composter's Garden' I designed for Nikki Jabour's Groundbreaking Food Gardens book.

The BEST site I have seen on the subject! Permaculture Design: Vegetable & Herb Guilds | Permaculture Magazine

Balkan Ecology Project : Annual Vegetable and Herb Guild/Polyculture : Introduction and Overview

Permaculture -- I need to sit down and read this article.   And I love the drawing. I wish *my* backyard looked like that!

Permaculture and Food Forest Gardens- Native Plant Talk Series

permaculture companion planting

4 Beginner Gardening Mistakes to Avoid

Companion Planting Chart : find your crop in the left column then look to find good companions and bad companions. (Link is bad, but chart is readable)

Permaculture plant guilds combine three or more plants to mirror an ecosystem — producing food, building soil health, and providing food for pollinators. To learn more permaculture principles, check out out Tierra: Online course.

Plant Guilds (ways to combine plant[ings] that maximize growth and soil health) Infographic. BONUS: guilds do well under trees.

Plants that Naturally Repel Pests and other natural bug repellents.

How to Get Rid of Garden Pests For Good