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Health & Community in New York
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Your New York 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 New York garden centers, including a few examples below.
Surviving in temperatures above -43°F, the Jerusalem artichoke is in the Aster family. It’s scientific name is Helianthus tuberosus, and it has a High drought tolerance.
The Jerusalem artichoke has a Late Summer bloom period. Propogated by Seed, Tubers, the fruit/seed period of the Jerusalem artichoke lasts from Summer to Fall.
The Jerusalem artichoke requires between 15 and 55 inches of rain per annum. It is Native to NY.
While a plant may be listed as fruit-bearing in New York, 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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