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TERROIR

Elevation 1,260 feet

Soil

Native soil composed of loam and blue clay from an ancient sea bed, California red clays, and mineral-rich sediment.

Nutrients

100% farm-made compost, worm castings, natural plant teas, ferments and foliar sprays.

Water 100% rainwater SCALE

Growing Canopy 5,000 square feet

Plant Count 50 to 200 full season outdoor plants

Strains 10+ (mostly estate-bred genetics). Rose Lemonade is their signature strain. METHODOLOGY

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Grown From 70%/30% seed/clone

Watering Hand-watered using a 100% passive rainwater system enlivened via vortex and delivered by gravity-fed siphon.

Preventative “We create habitat for beneficial insects by intercropping a wide selection of companion plants that encourage biodiversity and a complete and balanced ecosystem, as well as deter pests – including yarrow, comfrey, stinging nettle, calendula, marigold, rhubarb and garlic,” writes Karla Avila. “We also utilize foliar sprays made from these plants.”

PHOTO BY KANDID KUSH

STORY by TOM BOWERS @PROPAGATECONSULTANTS | PHOTOS by KARLA AVILA

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