The Food Forest also has citrus, apricot, apple, plum, fig and persimmon trees. In addition to attracting pollinators, improving soil quality was also important. Lyon has added soil improvers to keep the soil rich. These include California coffee berries (Ramnas California, zones 7-10), catalina currant (ribes viburnum, zOne 8), California Lilac (CEanosus sp.), Sticky Monkey Flower (Mimulus aurantiax, zones 7-10) and alpine strawberry plants (Fragaria Vesca, zones 5 to 9).
Learn more about this landscape