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Your Missouri 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 Missouri garden centers, including a few examples below.
The Russian olive requires between 12 and 40 inches of rain per annum. It is Introduced to MO.
The Russian olive has a Early Summer bloom period. Propogated by Bare root, Container, Seed, the fruit/seed period of the Russian olive lasts from Summer to Fall.
Surviving in temperatures above -38°F, the Russian olive is in the Oleaster family. It’s scientific name is Elaeagnus angustifolia, and it has a High drought tolerance.
While a plant may be listed as fruit-bearing in Missouri, 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.
Are you growing an awesome food forest? Submit a picture and we may feature you on this site.
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