Hugelkultur lasagne

I’ve begun making my new hugelkultur bed.

A layer of sticks for the base:

Over that, a layer of mulched-up green stuff, mainly lemon balm which needed a good cut back:

Then a layer of leaf litter, raked from the walking tracks in the bush:

I’ll keep building it up in this way. If I don’t have green mulched material, I’ll use the grass clippings I get every 2 weeks from a friend’s garden. I’ll water the bed with the liquid from the composting toilet. This will add extra nitrogen to help the breakdown of the woody material.

One Response to “Hugelkultur lasagne”

  1. narf77 Says:

    Hugelkultur bed HERE I COME 🙂


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