Eric wrote: ...is the area swampy because water is running *over* the ground as oppose to being a low spot where water naturally wants to collect?
Hunny is concerned about the stability of the pond edges, having seen them pre permaculture collapse into themselves. He wants something to stabilize the sides. He doesn't think the steps and plant roots will be enough. Suggestions?
Nancy Reading wrote: I believe you will be better with a constant gradual slope of maybe 30 degrees, like a saucer.
Darron wrote:There are also some other perennial veggies that like wet areas that I'm exploring/learning about.