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Hi Guys,

Has anyone used olive wood for making hugelkultur beds? If so do you have any results to report?

Thanks
 
                            
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I was searching for the same thing, and found this:
http://wellheeledhills.wordpress.com/2011/03/23/hugelkultur-beds-part-i/ ;
 
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I think most kinds of wood can be used in Hugel beds. If the wood inhibits growth in other plants I believe that it's best to let the wood rot for a little before using it in beds.
 
                            
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olive wood is one of highest quality woods, its used for fancy furniture, flooor making and tool handles. if you have a lot of good olive wood mabe better idea is to sell it or use it for carpentry, and make raised beds with something else
 
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