Food Forest Introduction – The Seven Layers of the Forest Garden
In this series of articles, I will walk you through the seven layers of the forest garden or backyard food forest, explaining the purpose and fun... Read more.
Layers of a Permaculture Food Forest Part 5: Climbing Plants
There’s a bit of an odd-one-out among the seven layers of the permaculture food forest garden – a group that doesn’t fit into any one particul... Read more.
Layers of a Permaculture Food Forest Part 4: Understory and Canopy Trees
In our exploration of temperate food forest layers, we’ve been taking a closer look at each of the seven layers, what we can plant there, and how to desig... Read more.
Layers of a Food Forest: Permaculture Shrubs [Part 3]
So far, in our exploration of the different layers of the permaculture food forest garden, we have covered the underground and herbaceous layers that comprise t... Read more.
The Herbaceous Layer and Edible Ground Covers In a Permaculture Food Forest
Edible ground covers and the herbaceous layer of the permaculture food forest. What makes a food forest garden different from an orchard? One of the distinction... Read more.
The Root Layer of a Food Forest (Layer 1 of the 7 Layers)
One of the defining features of forest gardens and food forests is how they utilize space to maximum efficiency by growing crops in several “layers”... Read more.
Your Guide to Forest Bathing at Home [+ Meditative Foraging and Mindful Eating!]
Forest bathing is a form of nature therapy. This form of therapy is all about becoming mindful of the miraculous properties of nature and allowing this awarenes... Read more.
Salad Grows on Trees! Five Trees With Edible Leaves You Can Easily Grow Yourself
Trees with edible leaves? Yes! We can show you that salad grows on trees! We all know that homegrown leaves can be delightful. And delicious! The only problem w... Read more.