Joya: forest garden / #2

 
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So, what did we plant in stage three and how does it relate to previous planting.

Entonces, ¿qué plantamos en la etapa tres y cómo se relaciona con la plantación anterior?

3 x madroño / Arbutus unedo / Strawberry Tree. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arbutus_unedo

1 x Myrtle / Myrtus communis / Myrtus

2 x pomegranate / Punica granatum / Granada. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pomegranate /in addition to existing 4

3 x hazel / Corylus / Avellana

1 x walnut / Juglans / Nuez

1 x chestnut / Castanea sativa  / Castaña

1 x níspero / Eriobotrya japonica / https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loquat

1 X quince / Cydonia oblonga / membrillo / in addition to existing 3

2 x persimmon / Diospyros kaki / Kaki

2 x apricot / Prunus armeniaca / albaricoque

29 x olive / mixed varieties

1 x fig / Ficus carica / higo / in addition to existing 23

A tree can absorb as much as 48 pounds / 22 kilos of carbon dioxide per year and can sequester 1 ton of carbon dioxide by the time it reaches 40 years old.

It’s a start…

Simon Beckmann