More to explore:

Weaving

Farmers

There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!
Visit site
Nanette Wofford
Nanette Wofford • 3 years ago

Plessage is a technique of creating a living fence by weaving a row of plants. It started as a way to allow Europeans farmers as much "forest" as possible along the edges of their fields, as well as providing all the other functions of a wall.

Related Pins

Harvesting, storing, and curing winter squash | From High Mowing Organic Seeds

Building a Living Fence ~

country living made beautiful

I usually wait and buy most of my plants in May because I never know when to start my seeds indoors. This handy little chart lets you know when to start seeds indoors as well as when to plant outdoors.

Use an old tire to create a small backyard pond.

Chalice Well Gardens: Woven spiral garden structures

Vertical Garden Wall | HOW TO

When building a retaining wall, lay perforated drainage tubing at the base of the wall slightly above ground level so runoff can drain out without undermining your wall

Talk about a clever idea: willow switches just stuck in the ground will bend easily and sprout with little encouragement. Hey presto - living fence! #homesfornature