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Need ideas!

Posted by Lou.11 8, Western Washingto (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 28, 13 at 15:22

We are trying to come up with a plan for part of our yard - we'd prefer edible or medicinal perennials, but pretty and not high-maintainence are on the list too.

Here's the catch:
Awful soil and drainage (think back-filled housing development) - unfortunately our local soil company is not reliable, so we must use our own compost or buy bagged amendments.
Full sun, no shade at this time (not opposed to a few trees)
A wicked reflection off the wall of the house - making this microclimate much hotter in the summer and much colder in the winter.

Any ideas are helpful!! Thanks!

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RE: Need ideas!

  • Posted by bboy USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA (My Page) on
    Sun, Apr 28, 13 at 19:12

You might want to hire a consultant/designer to come and see each issue in person, discuss it with you.

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