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How to Grow Raspberries: Raspberry Growing Requirements - Soil, Location, Water, Mulch. Difference between Summer Bearing and Fall Bearing Raspberries.

How to Grow Raspberries - Common Sense Homesteading

Lavender plants are generally easy to care for. Learn how to create a fragrant and beautiful lavender hedge, and maintain it for years to come.

Create and Care For a Lavender Hedge

Tree Stump Removal Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves.

Excerpt from Gaia’s Garden by Toby Hemenway. Permaculture is more than just a way to garden, it applies systems-thinking to every facet of our relationship to the earth and each other. The …

Interplanting and Beyond, An Excerpt from Gaia's Garden - Chelsea Green

Great idea! @Erinn Vahlkamp ~ This is something else to add to your raised beds!

Paint On The Ceiling: Making A Bean Hut

Lilac-we had so many bushes on the farm when I was growing up. The smell still reminds me of spring when I was little...

Permaculture guilds are groups of organisms – plants, animals, fungi, bacteria etc. – which work particularly well together. These can be those observed in nature such as the White Oak guild which centers on the White Oak tree and includes 10 other plants. Native communities can be adapted by substitution of plants more suitable for human use. (sketch is of apple tree guild)

3. Tree Guild – Net and Pan | Ecological Garden

~Floribundas Rose 'Anniversary'

~Hybrid Tea Rose 'Summer of Love'

~Rose Boscobel

Kevin Wood - Profile Pictures | Facebook

'Brass Band' Rose gorgeous...

Flowers Gardens: ~Romantic GARDEN~

How to protect your broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage seedlings (without spending a fortune):

How to protect your broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage seedlings (without spending a fortune) - Brown Thumb Mama

The herb tarragon (Asteraceae Artemisia dracunculus) makes a great companion plant for veggie gardens. The scent and taste of tarragon is disliked by many garden pests, and it does a good job of repelling them naturally. It is also reputed to be a nurse plant — a plant which enhances growth and flavour of companion crops.

Tarragon | Smart Gardener

basic companion plants | Permaculture News

Companion Planting Information and Chart

Brighten your kitchen with a small fruit tree, and harvest fresh oranges in the winter wherever you live. Dwarf Washington Naval Orange tree, $40;

75 Easy Spruce-Ups Under $75

Permaculture: You take care of the earth, the earth takes care of you | Pacific NW | The Seattle Times

Companion Planting 101: Putting Your Garden to Work for You — Gardening Lessons from The Kitchn

Patio peach tree - Bonanza

Peach 'Pix Zee' - Stone Fruit Trees - Thompson & Morgan

Another great find on #zulily! Mini Lavender Sunblaze Rose - Set of Six by Cottage Farms Direct #zulilyfinds

Mini Lavender Sunblaze Rose - Set of Six | zulily

Gorgeous!! cottage landscape designs

Seriously close planting. I cannot wait to try some bio-intensive gardening!

Dwarf fruit trees produce normal-sized fruit in a fraction of the time. Plus, a short guide to growing nut trees.

Using Dwarf Fruit Trees in Your Home Orchard

Companion Plants for Pomegranates | Home Guides | SF Gate Plant a variety of herbs to attract bees and other beneficial insects.

Companion Plants for Pomegranates