Qualicum Beach Permaculture
Location: Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island
Type: Permaculture design, renovation of existing landscape
Challenges: Deer visitation, compacted ground, low water supply for irrigation.
Project description: This Qualicum Beach residence is a water front home surrounded by residential properties. The garden features mixed food forest plantings, annual cropping beds, pond, rainwater harvesting system, lawn alternative, concrete unit paver patio, flagstone path, and greenhouse.
Objective: The home owner wanted to create a highly productive permaculture landscape with food forest, annual cropping beds and a greenhouse.