Pt.6 Canopy Tree Layer

White tree blossom against blue sky

Fruit trees on a large rootstock form part of the canopy layer

Part 6 of my online course preview has been livestreamed and is now available on my YouTube channel ๐Ÿ™‚

On Wednesdays at 10am BST, I livestream a free preview of my online forest garden course. This week I talked about the canopy layer, the big trees.

All videos recorded on my YouTube Create a Backyard Forest playlist

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6. Canopy Tree Layer

Video now on YouTube


Next livestream Wed 22nd July 10am BST

  1. Introducing the Backyard Forest, Wed 10 June
    Why growing edible crops with nature is so important. YouTube video
  2. Plan, Wed 17 June
    Observations, wishlists & mapping. YouTube video
  3. Design, Wed 24 June
    How to put things in the right place. YouTube video
  4. Protection, Wed 1 July
    Windbreaks & other tricks to protect your precious plants. YouTube video
  5. Perennial Veg, Wed 8 July
    Resilient & low maintenance veg are on the menu. YouTube video
  6. Canopy, Wed 15 July
    Plant the big trees, the canopy layer. YouTube video
  7. Ground Prep, Wed 22 July ๐Ÿ‘ˆ NEXT LIVESTREAM
    Ways to clear the ground, so as to plant your plants. Zoom Q&A
  8. Shrubs & Ground Cover, Wed 29 July
    Shrubs away & keep the ground covered. Zoom Q&A

Come to whichever livestream takes your fancy. Iโ€™ll keep the livestream to 40-45 minutes, followed by a 30 minute Zoom Q&A. If thereโ€™s anything youโ€™d like covered, email me


Zoom Q&A

  • Time: 10.45โ€”11:15am
  • Zoom password: hopniss57

The evolution will be livestreamed. And then uploaded to YouTube at a later date.