Archive for February, 2012

I planted a banana circle as the first phase of the “food forest”. A concept of permaculture principles whereby you plant the food and trees that will keep you fed. We would like more than bananas, however these were the first to come along. I have never planted bananas before and this is definitely an experiment. I intend to pile mulch into the centre of the circle to create better soil. I dragged 15 ft trees across the state only to be told I can cut the tops off and I should only plant a meter of them, live and learn.


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