Permaculture

Permaculture is a design science that is often used with planting in a sustainable fashion.

Lavender Plant Care | A Plants You Eat and it’s Pretty

Lavender Plant Care | A Plants You Eat Lavender Plant Care | A Plants You Eat. Plants you eat and lavender in the same title?  Yep!  Not only is it a pretty perennial plant and a medicinal, but it is...

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So What is This Permaculture Stuff and Why Should I Care

So What is This Permaculture Stuff and Why Should I Care So What is This Permaculture Stuff and Why Should I Care? I have written several articles on this blog that mention the word permaculture. I’m surprised that no one...

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Aronia Plant Care | Unusual Things to Grow in Your Garden

Aronia Plant Care | Unusual Things to Grow in Your Garden This post, Aronia Plant Care | Unusual Things to Grow in Your Garden, provides you with plant care information and a recipe to create with your unique edible plant....

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Permaculture in Maryland at Valley View Farms

Permaculture in Maryland at Valley View Farms This post, Permaculture in Maryland at Valley View Farms, covers a great shopping experience and some of the wonderful permaculture plants you can find at Valley View Farms.Valley View Farms is a nursery...

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Backwoods Home Magazine Review | A Homesteading Magazine

Backwoods Home Magazine Review | A Homesteading Magazine This post, titled Backwoods Home Magazine Review | A Homesteading Magazine, is a review on Backwoods Home Magazine. Their tagline is “practical ideas for self-reliant living”. They have articles on how to...

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Cornus Kousa Fruit is Edible | The Kousa Dogwood

Cornus Kousa Fruit is Edible | The Kousa Dogwood This article, titled Cornus Kousa Fruit is Edible | The Kousa Dogwood, provides information on how to grow, harvest, and propagate this beautiful plant.  The Cornus Kousa (Benthamidia kousa) also known...

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Roadmap of Future Topics

I have started a running list of topics to be covered on this blog. At the moment the list covers just over 200 individual topics. That equates to 40 weeks of blog posts. The categories include; book reviews, magazine...

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Todd McCree at Great Escape Farms

Todd McCree at Great Escape Farms Todd McCree at Great Escape Farms is a description about the owner and his journey into forest garden design that spurred several new businesses.I figured that if you are going to spend time reading...

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Hugelkultur Permaculture Beds at Great Escape Farms

Hugelkultur Permaculture Beds at Great Escape Farms Ever since I first heard about permaculture I wanted Hugelkultur Permaculture Beds at Great Escape Farms.  Below are pictures of my first Hugelkultur Bed.  It is basically a trench dug down about 2...

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Great Escape Farms

Great Escape Farms is officially launched as a company that provides information on permaculture gardens, forest garden design, edible forest gardens, and permaculture garden layout.  We will be providing permaculture garden design ideas and how to grow a sustainable...

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