Blueberries,strawberries and pears grow well together
Blueberries,strawberries and pears grow well together

If You Guild It, They Will Come: How to Grow a Permaculture Food Forest

In a forest, the plants collaborate.

Heather Jo Flores
Apr 5, 2020 · 6 min read

They take turns blooming, share space, distribute different nutrients and succeed each other over generations. In our home gardens, we can create diverse, low-maintenance food forests by mimicking these patterns. In its most basic form, this is called companion planting, and gardeners have been doing it for millennia.

How to Grow a Permaculture Food Forest

Companion plants that grow well together in permacul
Companion plants that grow well together in permacul
Echinacea, kale and grapes growing together
Echinacea, kale and grapes growing together

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Design strategies, case studies, how-to, and commentary from women who love the Earth, Brought to you by Heather Jo Flores and www.PermacultureWomen.com

Heather Jo Flores

Written by

Farmer by day, writer by night. #foodnotlawns #permaculturewomen #freepermaculture. 100+ FREE online classes for writers and gardeners! www.heatherjoflores.com

PermacultureWomen

Design strategies, case studies, how-to, and commentary from women who love the Earth, Brought to you by Heather Jo Flores and www.PermacultureWomen.com

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