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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Aesculus californicaCalifornian Buckeye, California Horsechestnut31
Artemisia tridentataSage Brush, Big sagebrush, Bonneville big sagebrush32
Hibiscus cannabinusKenaf, Brown Indianhemp42
Santalum acuminatumQuandong11
Xanthorrhoea australisGrasstree21
Bixa orellanaAnnatto (Lipstick Plant, Urucum, Colorau, Achiote )33
Cecropia peltataTrumpet Tree, Snakewood, Congo pump, Wild pawpaw, Pop-a-gun33
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