Starting a Permaculture Garden

Author Jenni Blackmore reflects on the principles of permaculture after years of experience.

Zones: 0 – house or heart zone radiating outto zone 5 the “wild” zone. Intensity of cultivation and visitation lessens in each zone. This is a theoretic diagram. In actuality zones spread and flow more like broken egg yolks in a fry pan as they are influenced by their topographic environment.
Illustration by Jenni Blackmore