We’ve just built some new raised garden beds and we will be filling them up with soil and compost + other materials using lasagna gardening methods. This technique has some great benefits for your plants and vegetables because it provides a top notch mix of nitrogen and carbon compost materials in the soil. I am… Continue reading How to Use Lasagna Gardening Methods in Raised Vegetable Garden Beds!!
It’s early Memorial Day weekend in my small space urban garden. My edible perennials are really taking off! As my berries and fruits trees are getting more established, they are now beginning to bear fruit! I continue to train plants to grow on a variety of trellis systems to increase plant density. Espalier pruning techniques… Continue reading 2017 May Urban Garden, Edible Landscaping – Albopepper Memorial Weekend Walk-through Tour
Castro Valley gardener Larry Torres converted his lawn into a garden using sheet mulch. He shares tips for watering and irrigation considerations. Get more sustainable gardening tips at [ad_2]
In our continuing quest to experiment with a multitude of permaculture techniques, this time we decided to construct a Back to Eden style garden bed… and in doing so, also prevented desertification! Back to Eden Film: Our past videos… Constructing Our Hugelkultur Vegetable Garden : Planting our Hiugelkultur vegetable garden: Hugelkultur Vegetable Garden Update and… Continue reading The "Back to Eden" Method of Permaculture Gardening