Logo primary
Logo secondary
Community Desert Garden, Phoenix
Community Desert Garden, Phoenix
Last updated:
420 West Watkins Street, Phoenix, , AZ, US
Climate zone:
Hot Desert

My Projects

(projects i'm involved in)

Quinta do Siexo

Quinta do Siexo

Mirandela, PT

Hunting Estate

Hunting Estate

La Chapelle d´Aligné, FR

Elizabeth Goodman George Fulton João Gonçalves John Marsing Karl Duffie

Back to Community Desert Garden, Phoenix

Project: Community Desert Garden, Phoenix

Posted by Guy Miklos over 2 years ago

After I left Phoenix, the design was realloacted to a local landscaping company. The result bears no relation to the landscape, uses zero site resources. It's a straight transfer from an office draughting board.

What they ended up doing   under 1 mb

Comments (1)

You must be logged in to comment.

Romano Del Bianco
Romano Del Bianco : What was the rationale to transfer to a landscaping company? I'd be keen to see your design concept.
Posted over 2 years ago

Report Romano Del Bianco on


or cancel

Courses Taught Here!
Project Badges
Urban Aid Educational
Guy Miklos - Admin
Team Members

Report Community Desert Garden, Phoenix


or cancel

Hide Community Desert Garden, Phoenix


or cancel



or cancel

Legend of Badges

Note: The various badges displayed in people profiles are largely honesty-based self-proclamations by the individuals themselves. There are reporting functions users can use if they know of blatant misrepresentation (for both people and projects). Legitimacy, competency and reputation for all people and projects can be evidenced and/or developed through their providing regular updates on permaculture work they’re involved in, before/after photographs, etc. A spirit of objective nurturing of both people and projects through knowledge/encouragement/inspiration/resource sharing is the aim of the Worldwide Permaculture Network.



A member is a permaculturist who has never taken a PDC course. These cannot become PDC teachers. Members may be novice or highly experienced permaculturists or anywhere in between. Watch their updates for evaluation.

Male memberFemale member

Permaculture Matchmaker

One of these badges will show if you select your gender and the "I'm single, looking for a permaculture partner" option in your profile.



People who claim to have taken a Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course somewhere in the world.


PDC Verified

People who have entered an email address for the teacher of their PDC course, and have had their PDC status verified by that teacher. Watch their updates for evaluation.



People who’ve taken a Permaculture Research Institute PDC somewhere in the world.


PDC Teacher

People who claim to teach some version of PDC somewhere in the world.


PRI Teacher

With the exception of the ‘Member’ who has never taken a PDC, all of the above can apply to become a PRI PDC Teacher. PRI PDC Teachers are those who the PRI recognise, through a vetting board, as determined and competent to teach the full 72-hour course as developed by Permaculture founder Bill Mollison – covering all the topics of The Designers’ Manual as well as possible (i.e. not cherry picking only aspects the teacher feels most interested or competent in). Such teachers also commit to focussing on the design science, and not including subjective spiritual/metaphysical elements. The reason these items are not included in the PDC curriculum is because they are “belief” based. Permaculture Design education concerns itself with teaching good design based on strategies and techniques which are scientifically provable.

PRI PDC Teachers may be given teaching and/or consultancy offerings as they become available as the network grows.


Aid Worker

The individual with this badge is indicating they are, have, or would like to be involved in permaculture aid work. As such, the individual may or may not have permaculture aid worker experience. Watch their updates for evaluation.



The individual with this badge is indicating they are, have, or would like to do paid permaculture design consultancy work. As such, the individual may or may not have permaculture consultancy experience. Watch their updates for evaluation.


Community Project

Community projects are projects that help develop sustainable community interaction and increase localised resiliency.



or cancel