Now available: PLANTS FOR YOUR FOOD FOREST: an important new book from PFAF. It focuses on the attributes of plants suitable for food forests, what each can contribute to a food forest ecosystem, including carbon sequestration, and the kinds of foods they yield. The book suggests that community and small-scale food forests can provide a real alternative to intensive industrialised agriculture, and help to combat the many inter-related environmental crises that threaten the very future of life on Earth. More >>>

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Agrimonia eupatoriaAgrimony, Churchsteeples23
Anemone canadensisCanadian Anemone02
Cornus alternifoliaGreen Osier, Alternateleaf dogwood, Alternate Leaf Dogwood, Golden Shadows Pagoda Dogwood, Green Osi02
Polystichum acrostichoidesChristmas Fern12
Quercus stellataPost Oak32
Quercus velutinaBlack Oak23
Sisymbrium officinaleHedge Mustard12
Smilax herbaceaCarrion Flower, Smooth carrionflower41
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