Food Growing on verges


 

Garden Project on the verge

109 Tower St. West Leederville

 

http://garden.highway1.com.au/Tower_St.html#1

 

 

This project was started in 2006.  We now have mulberries, several banana trees, pineapple (grown from the tops of eaten pineapples) onions, parsley, coriander, basil, carrots,

catnip, spinach, tomatoes, eggplant, rhubarb,

potatoes, artichoke, capsicum, and silver beet.

 

See Australian Research Council paper

entitled Veggies on Verges by Marcia Helene

Hewitt. http://lateralspin.blogspot.au

 

We have grown this garden in accordance with permacultural principles.

 

 

Marcia Hewitt

B.A. Environmental Anthropology

UWA

 

 

 

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