Paul Wheaton talks about lawn care with Susanne Schneider. She shares about her hugelkultur beds. Susanne has a lot of hawkweed in her yard, which is allelopathic and prefers acidic, compacted soil. Paul would professionally test the soil pH. They talk about earthworms, using lime, and setting your mowers high. Paul talks about his earthworm habitat idea to deepen the soil. Paul sees permaculture purpose in having some lawn. He talks about planting things like crocuses, Roman chamomile, and yarrow for a mowable meadow. Paul talks about mowing and watering.
Discussing the podcast.
387 – Wheaton Labs Goals – part 2
Podcast 253 – Review of the earthworks workshop
Podcast 251 – Review of Sepp Holzer’s visit Part 5
Podcast 250 – Review of Sepp Holzer’s visit Part 4
Podcast 249 – Review of Sepp Holzer’s visit Part 3
Podcast 248 – Paul’s Farm
Podcast 247 – Review of 2013 Sepp Holzer’s visit part 2
Podcast 245 – Review of 2013 Sepp Holzer’s visit part 1