Creating a Permaculture Garden of Eden…It’s Easy!

Absolutely!!! Colette from Bealtaine Cottage has inspired our little family so much, that one day I aspire to share the before/after’s of our land as well. Love your little piece of the Earth, and that will help bring this planet into greater beauty, synergy & luscious harmony.

Bealtaine Cottage ~ The Oldest, Independent, Permaculture Smallholding in Ireland! Conceived, Designed, Planted and Worked by One Woman!

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Seven years ago this space was a wet, rushy field that hosted a rather angry looking cow…that was on the first day I spied Bealtaine, as it was to become known.

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Here was the upper field where the orchards are now!

There is a pic somewhere on all these posts of that very angry cow, poor thing!

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Lots of mulching, planting and mulching later, here is the same field…mad, isn’t it?

I know I’m always singing the praises of permaculture, but there is no other method I could have followed in order to make this transformation on my own.

The Ladys Mantle has just done its ‘spill thing,’ as you can see…I love this, as it grows beside one of the water bins.

The Rose Arch between the orchards.

Grapes and Poppies in the tunnel.

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Permaculture works on so many different levels and in all situations, even here on the…

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