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My Urban Home Gardening
My Urban Home Gardening
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9th and Cushman Ave, Tacoma, Wa, US
Climate zone:
Cool Temperate

Jose (JR) Otero Kaleb Coberly Kelda Lorax Laura Mae Brown Rachael Dye Richard Larson Tom Servatius
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My Urban Home Gardening

Project Type

Urban, Residential, Permaculture Local Group Transition Town Permablitz

Project Summary

Replace grass on property with food and flowers

Project Description

Sheet mulched with cardboard, Straw, Tagro and horse manure.

Tagro is compost from our sewage treatment plant on the tide flats just a few miles away. 

Horse manure was obtained for free from a farm a few miles away

Straw was collected post the Halloween events at the local farms a few miles away.

Cardboard was collected from recycle bins


Parking Strip converted to Planting Strip

Replaced grass planted on street parking strip with food and flowers

Posted about 10 years ago (1 comments)
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Rachael Dye - Garden Manager 2015 season

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