Many ornamental and wild fruits are overly tart and seedy when eaten fresh, but become sweet and mellow when made into jelly. Here are five berry-producing plants that are easy to grow and a few ideas for making and using a mixed-fruit jelly.
A hedgerow can offer beauty, productivity, biodiversity, and much more! Discover how to plant a hedgerow to meet your needs.
Fall is the best time to plant fruit trees. With a simple planting process, you can set your fruit trees up for success.
Black raspberries are a delicious and productive crop for the small landscape. Learn how to train and prune black raspberries for the best harvest.
Growing black raspberries is a simple and rewarding experience. Here’s how to grow black raspberries in the small-scale garden or edible landscape.
The parking strip—that sliver of grass between the street and the sidewalk—is generally overlooked. Get these strategies for growing edibles in that space.
A permaculture swale is a technique for capturing and storing water in a garden. Learn how to build a swale in the residential landscape.
Currant bushes are a great addition to the edible landscape. See how we grow them in our front yard landscape, and find out how to use currants in the kitchen.