The Soil Hugger's Journey - Planting in Spring .... Surviving through Summer - Wicking Beds are One Option.
The most precious gardening resources are water, soil and sunlight. How can we have a ripper productive garden through summer and not squander Perth’s rare two of the big three – water or soil nutrients?
Wicking Beds are one option.
See the concept explained, the size / container options, the drawbacks and the results of our experimentation with the whole range as we try to find the best fit for various sized gardens and circumstances.
Terrra Perma are a Permaculture - education and design team from Perth Western Australia.