Many of you know of and perhaps have visited the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems (“Max Pot”), an internationally recognized education, research, and demonstration organization. This Austin-based gem has been promoting sustainable building and living since 1975! Join DBL to learn more about what “The Center” is up to…
Yesterday morning was the Drip Irrigation Demonstration at Linda and Kurtis Colonna's lovely home in Manchaca. The plan was to install two irrigation systems, one at what I am calling the "Tropical Hook," and the other at the swale and berm they built at the corner of the yard where the driveway meets the street, which I'm calling the "Angle Berm".
Instead of the traditional-untraditional movie night we're going to have a showing from our Professor Primate's (Theron Beaudreau) permaculture work overseas. Over the past 2 years, Theron has visited several projects on various continents and accumulated a wealth of interesting pictures, movie clips and knowledge. This will be the first time Theron has presented any of this material to the public and we're super excited to have the opportunity to host!
Sat, 08/24/2013 - 8:00am to Sun, 08/25/2013 - 5:30pm
Join us for 2 days of fun, practical, hands-on Permaculture education. This course will give you down-to-earth knowledge of how to apply permaculture principles in any setting.
Permaculture uses whole system thinking to design productive environments that replicate the resiliency, diversity, and stability of natural systems. Through the framework of Permaculture we can design for abundance and empower ourselves towards more sustainable choices.
Gardens of the Ancients is an Herb Emporium and Nursery located in northeast Austin, only 15 miles from downtown. We are just outside the hustle and bustle of the city. Come and enjoy our working herb and vegetable gardens, large selection of dried herbs, live herb plants, fine handmade products, and most importantly, helpful service. Our prices are reasonable and we also provide wholesale pricing for other businesses.
...including drought tolerant perennials, trees, shrubs, grasses, succulents and bamboo, specializing in varieties that thrive in Central Texas. We provide wholesale plants to the best landscapers and nurseries around Austin and Central Texas. Resellers are welcome to visit our sales yard during business hours, and deliveries are available for larger orders.
Bluestem Nursery is a wholesale nursery specializing in ornamental grasses native or adapted to Texas, the Southeast, and the arid Southwest. Our philosophy is "restoring nature through beautiful landscaping."