GreenAcres Natural Foods Market & Deli Phone: (316) 634-1088 8141 E 21st St N Wichita, KS 67206
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Four Paws Pantry & Spa Phone: (913) 782-2275 14040 W 119th St Olathe, KS 66062
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Community Mercantile Co-op Phone: (785) 843-8544 901 Iowa St Lawrence, KS 66044
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Growing Your Own Kansas Food Forest
A food forest uses available garden space to combine food producing plant species. This multi-layer composition can be low-maintenance, combining trees, shrubs and ground cover in order to produce edible foods including herbs, fruits, seeds and nuts.
This is ideal to increase the amount of organic food in your diet.
An element of permaculture design, the food forest includes seven layers from the canopy down through the rhizosphere.
In Kansas, here are some examples of routinely available plants available at a garden center near you.
Propogated by Seed, the corn enjoys a bloom period in Early Summer. the fruit/seed period runs from Summer to Summer.
A member of the Grass family, the common name for Zea mays is corn. Requiring a minimum temperature of 32°F, it has a Low tolerance of drought.
Introduced to KS, the corn is common in food forests. It grows in areas with a minimum of 20 inches of annual rainfall.
You may live in a micro-climate or area of Kansas where some species don’t thrive or fruit.
Be sure to consult your neighborhood garden supply store and read more online to find the plants, shrubs and ground cover that work for your food forest.
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