The theme of peace
and non-violence can be further enhanced by introducing Permacultural
Principles of mutually supportive, non-violent husbandry into your
garden or public park.
This wonderful system
of horticulture encourages the natural innate abilities of most
organisms, to nurture, renew and propagate themselves. The system
also ensures that plants are placed in organic surroundings, allowing
them to receive the range of nutrients needed for healthy growth.
By adopting perennial
plants and trees and, by reducing digging to the minimum, the permacultural
garden or woodland is carefully designed to help itself, without
the use of chemicals and whilst vastly reducing the need for watering.
bushes and hedges can be grown to give shade to shade-loving pulses,
vegetables and herbs, thereby protecting them from harsh winds.
Vegetables and plants can be grown together such that they can protect
each other from pests and diseases.
an abundance of beauty and crops co-existing in self-balancing cycles,
earth can return to a more natural state, covered by plants, leaves
and mulching, supplying nutrients and preventing excessive water
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