Port Alberni Permaculture
Location: Port Alberni, Vancouver Island
Type: Landscape renovation, permaculture design
Challenges: Deer visitation, compacted ground, poor soils, water supply for irrigation.
Project description: This acreage in Port Alberni is situated in a residential setting. The garden features wood chip filled infiltration swales, mounded fruit tree planting areas, outdoor cooking area with patio and pergola, food forest planting and lawn alternative, flagstone path, and annual cropping beds.
Objective: The home owner wanted to create a highly productive permaculture landscape with food forest, annual cropping beds and outdoor entertainment area.