What do phrases like “edible garden,”
“self-sustaining landscape,” and “productive ecology” have in
common? They are all real benefits of one all-encompassing,
fast-growing system: Permaculture. A combination of the words
“permanent” and “agriculture,” permaculture does not have one
specific definition; however, this method usually denotes the
adoption of farming and gardening practices to enhance
sustainability, productivity, and harmony in your landscape. Working
with benefits found in nature, permaculture takes various gardening
tactics, (composting, mulching, plant placement, etc.), and
transforms any lawn into hearty and sustainable land. If your garden
is not yielding hoped-for results, it may be time to try
permaculture and not just organic gardening.
If you are into working harmoniously with your landscape and
producing all kinds of delicious plants through your own efforts,...