Permaculture

Phyllostachys nidularia / Broom bamboo, Big-Node bamboo 1

Phyllostachys nidularia / Broom bamboo, Big-Node bamboo

By Walter de Rooij General information Phyllostachys Nidularia (Broom Bamboo) is an evergreen, running (monopodial) bamboo. It can act like a clumping (sympodial) bamboo in cooler climates (like the UK), although you shouldn’t count on this. So if you want to prevent spreading either build a rhizome barrier or harvest the young shoots aggressively. Broom …

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Calendula officinalis / Common Marigold 2

Calendula officinalis / Common Marigold

Cultivation Calendula sure is easy to grow, if it isn’t growing already wild in your local area. It will tolerate almost any soil type, but likes a full to partially sunny position. It will tolerate some frost and self seeds readily. Sow in situ in spring or autumn and protect with a cloche if frost …

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Permaculture Kernow has received it's first funding. 6

Permaculture Kernow has received it’s first funding.

Thank you to everyone that has helped Permaculture Kernow receive it’s first funding.. Permaculture Kernow has received it’s first funding from the National Lottery Awards For All. Now that Permaculture Kernow has received it’s first funding, we are excited to be able to organise a series of events and the construction of our first community …

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