Make sure you get the right size of bed for your pet. If your pet is under 20 pounds, go with a small bed. If he is 40 pounds or higher, a medium bed will be best. Large beds are great for pets that are 120 pounds or larger. The right size bed will help your pet get a great night’s sleep.
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About Monroe County Food Forests
Trees, shrubs and ground plants can be combined in a low-maintenance garden settings to produce edible food for the kitchen. Seeds, nuts, fruits and herbs can be harvested from a multi-layered food forest.
A food forest contributes to a diet with more organic options.
Permaculture design embraces food forests which have horizontal layers such as the canopy and a vertical layer such as vines.
You might find the following plants in a Missouri food forest. These are all routinely available through many garden suppliers.
In areas with an annual rainfall of between 16 and 55 inches, you might find the common selfheal, which is Native to MO.
The fruit/seed period of the common selfheal runs from Summer to Fall. It si propogated by Seed and has a bloom period in Mid Summer.
Known as having a Medium drought tolerance, the common selfheal (Prunella vulgaris) is in the Mint family. It requires a minimum temperature of -38°F.
Not every plant species listed as a food forest candidate in Missouri will thrive in your specific climate or area.
Take a weekend trip to your local garden supply store and learn more about which plants, shrubs and ground cover will be a great fit for your food forest.
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