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Monkey Puzzle Tree Wood In Hugelkultur?

 
Leya Cruis
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I'm hoping to build my first hugelkultur and was wondering if anyone knew of a reason not to use Monkey Puzzle tree wood. It may be the only large amount of wood I have access to right now but I'm willing to wait for other wood if there is a reason not to use it (allelopathic, etc). Any help would be greatly appreciated! Also I may be able to get a little bit of cottonwood. Any reservations about using that?
 
Shawn Harper
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From my understanding it is similar to any other conifer, a little acidic, I would say you should be fine.
 
Leya Cruis
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Thanks so much for your reply. I'm putting blueberries on part of it so maybe I'll put most of that wood closer to where the blueberries are. Thanks again.
 
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