First steps: the soil

Historically, Juno Heights Garden was managed by “traditional” gardening techniques: Any green waste (cutbacks, fallen leaves, branches) was removed from the site in big plastic bags by the garbage collecting company. Soil was rotated at least once a year. In the Summer months it was exposed to the Sun. In the rainy season it was … More First steps: the soil

First steps

Juno Heights is already a well established garden, with trees, shrubs, plants, human activities, irrigation systems, etc. in place, so we are in a very fortunate situation that we don’t have to start from scratch. There are big trees, and also chopped wood that already acts like an insect hotel for example. Moreover, chemicals, fertilizers … More First steps