Design options

There are a number of basic approaches and considerations around designing a growing patch.

General advice

Crop rotation

Companion planting

Gardening in a changing climate

Potagers and

Square Foot / Metre gardening

Permaculture gardens 


Allotment design 


Starting an allotment

Edible plants (see also Shopping and Sharing)

7000 Edible and Medicinal Plants – Plants for a Future Database

Design consultancy

These local organisations can provide design consultancy: 

Hyde Park Source

TCV design


Leeds Beckett Landscape Architecture  Design and Community

Edible Cities

Leeds Permaculture Network

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