Our Plants

Promoting Biodiversity

My goal is to my food forest with as much food as possible, but my landscape is also home to a wide variety of plants, that each play a unique role.

Grow your own food | Tumeric

plants in our Zone 9b Florida food forest.

Florida Natives

  • Wax Myrtle
  • Elderberry
  • Saw Palmetto
  • Flatwoods Plum
  • Coco Plum
  • Beauty Berry
  • Bee balm
  • Muscadine Grapes
  • Persimmon
  • Oaks (acorn flour)
  • Sea Grapes
  • Florida Wild Coffee

Medicinal & Beneficial Plants

  • Shampoo Ginger
  • Comfrey
  • Aloe Vera
  • Ginger
  • Turmeric
  • Rosemary
  • Calendula
  • Milk Thistle

Edible Plants | Shrubs & Vines

  • Longevity Spinach
  • Okinawa Spinach
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Bananas
  • Papayas
  • Blueberries
  • Tapioca
  • Cranberry Hibiscus
  • Sugar Cane
  • Passionfruit
  • Goji Berry
  • Chaya (tree spinach)

Edible Plants | Trees

  • Avocado
  • Mango
  • Giant Mulberry
  • Strawberry Fruit Tree
  • Moringa
  • Bay Rum & Laurel Bay
  • Tamarind
  • Elliot Pecan
  • White Sapote
  • Sapodilla
  • Apples, Peaches & Plums (specific low-chill hour varieties)
  • Loquat
  • Pigeon Pea