Health Nut Vitamin Phone: (586) 778-3333 25209 Gratiot Avenue Roseville, MI 48066
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Harvest Health Foods – Hudsonville Phone: (616) 896-6630 4150 32nd Ave Hudsonville, MI 49426
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Foods For Living Phone: (517) 324-9010 2655 E. Grand River Ave. East Lansing, MI 48823
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A lot of people completely get rid of seeds when feeding their birds. While you don’t have to feed him seeds at all meals, include some seeds each day for his psychological wellbeing. Birds feel like they are in the wild when eating seeds, which is good for their mental health.
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Your Michigan Food Forest
Your garden can supply an abundance of food – seeds, nuts, fruits and more compromise a “food forest”. A food forest is a multi-layered composition of food-producing plants. It is ideally low-maintenance and produces a wealth of edibles.
Want to eat more organic food? A food forest is a great way to do that.
Permaculture design identifies seven layers in a food forest, from the tallest trees in the canopy continuing down below the soil layer.
There are many varieties of plants that are routinely available in Michigan garden centers, including a few examples below.
Surviving in temperatures above -28°F, the black raspberry is in the Rose family. It’s scientific name is Rubus occidentalis, and it has a Medium drought tolerance.
The black raspberry has a Mid Spring bloom period. Propogated by Bare root, Container, Seed, Sprigs, the fruit/seed period of the black raspberry lasts from Summer to Summer.
The black raspberry requires between 24 and 45 inches of rain per annum. It is Native to MI.
While a plant may be listed as fruit-bearing in Michigan, you might not have the best growing conditions in your specific area.
Talking to your local garden supplier is a great way to learn more about the plants, shrubs and ground species that will be the perfect fit for your new food forest.
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