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Hugelkulture - Giant cane / Arundo donax

 
raquel martins
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Hi all,

I'm new here and I stay very interested in the hugelkultur sistem and wanted to give it a try.

I have 2 questions for the experts:

1- is it a good idea do use giant cane (Arundo donax) in hugelkultur beds?

2- How thick should be the top layer of soil in the hugelkultur bed?


Thanks in advance,

Raquel in Azores islands
 
Abe Connally
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make sure that cane is completely dead before you add it to your Hukel beds. If not, you're going to have the cane growing there.
 
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