I square foot garden which has worked great for me except for squash. This year I would like to try raising squash in large containers so they don't take over the whole yard. Has anyone had success…Continue
Started by Beth Kramer. Last reply by ali Nov 22, 2015.
Sorry for asking so much questions lately but is anyone familiar with soapberry? I'm finding that even in trying to make my own soap I'm still using castile oil or Lye and I was searching for a more…Continue
Started by Maynhia Stott Jan 10, 2014.
Hello Everyone, I'm so glad I found this group! I'm totally new to permaculture... and gardening for a matter of fact. Not because I didn't have the opportunities but because I was blind and didn't…Continue
Started by Maynhia Stott. Last reply by Maynhia Stott Dec 31, 2013.
I,m wondering about mesquite beans
Started by barbara nimmo. Last reply by Helen U Aug 2, 2013.
Call for Coops and an invitation for North Scottsdale, Cave Creekc Carefree Permies Group to have a presence at one of the coops! The tour is educational as well as fun, and we want to expose the…Continue
Started by Matthew Newton. Last reply by Matthew Newton May 13, 2012.
Hello, We are new to this community but would like to have meet ups over tea to get to know each sub group and the community as a whole. Please contact us with ideas or info that may help us to serve…Continue
Started by Farming and Garden Friends Jan 30, 2012.
I am collecting mequite beans and would like to know if anyone has put them in a vitamix dry container to make flour? Also, where is the closest mill?
Started by jaimee corbet Jul 8, 2011.
I've been searching for a way to actually GET vegetables from my garden. Have been sharing too much with the rodents! I live 1/4 mile s. of Carefree Hwy. in the middle of ground squirrel land. So I…Continue
Started by Nancy Caroli. Last reply by Kathleen Jun 28, 2011.
I planted some organic garlic cloves in one section of my raised bed garden. Something is digging them up during the night. The cloves are in tact with the sprouts on the top and the roots on the…Continue
Started by Gail Johnson. Last reply by Denise Lindow Feb 22, 2011.
Hi All,Diann Peart and I are the official chairs of this year's home tour schedule and we're thinking about changing the focus just a little. We'd like to begin touring homes/gardens that have some…Continue
Started by Denise Lindow. Last reply by Denise Lindow Nov 8, 2010.
Great to meet members of our Permie group last night at Greg Peterson's Fruit Tree talk at C4 in Cave Creek! We had a total of 11 gardeners in the class. I mentioned a natural glass cleaner that I…Continue
Started by Nancy Caroli. Last reply by Nancy Caroli Oct 21, 2009.
This evening I had a chance to see the fruit trees that my friend, Theresa Rigney planted last year from the PPG's fruit tree program. What beauties! The peach trees are very full and about 7 feet…Continue
Started by Nancy Caroli. Last reply by Nancy Caroli Oct 9, 2009.