Why Native Plants Matter (And Why You Need Them)

Why do native plants matter? What makes a plant native, anyway? And why should you care? When you’re planning and building your wild homestead, native plants probably aren’t the first thing on your mind. But ignoring these plants will result in less abundance on your homestead—and consequences for the wider world as well. If you […]

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3 Steps to Start a Fruit Tree Guild

Feeling overwhelmed about starting a fruit tree guild? Unsure what to do first? A fruit tree guild is a powerful way to cultivate a healthy, abundant system centered around a tree. But it can seem like a daunting feat, trying to pick out not just your fruit tree, but also 12+ plants to keep it […]

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Why You Need to Grow Lupines

Are you growing lupines on your wild homestead? If not, you should seriously think about planting some. While you may have seen lupines for sale in a box store nursery, there are dozens of different types of lupines for you to consider. But they all have some things in common. Let’s dive into these amazing […]

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