31 Jul '14, 6pm

DIY Bio-tecture: Build Your Own Backyard Living Willow Dome

DIY Bio-tecture: Build Your Own Backyard Living Willow Dome

also have the magical ability to quickly form roots from any branch that is cut and stuck into the ground. This means that it’s easy to propagate dozens of trees in a short period, which, as you’ll see below, is the key to making this design work. Finally, it’s easy to find willow trees to propagate from, as they’re commonly found along streams and wetlands in almost every corner of the globe. Don’t worry about taking cuttings for your willow dome project – the trees re-grow immediately and almost seem invigorated as a result of being cut back. One of the great things about this project is that it doesn’t cost a thing. You’ll only need a few basic tools, and access to a stand of willow trees.

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