Used to stop erosion on hillsides in Panama.
Vetiver hedges in Panama.
Pollution control. Notice the water color.
Notice the color change in just 10 months.
After Terracing, before Vetiver. 2010
Photo taken on August 10, 2014
Ornamental Vetiver hedge in Panama.
Plants with no roots 1 week in plain water.
Fields of Vetiver at VetiverSpain.com
Preparing a floating pontoon.
Vetiver used on pontoons to purify water.
Floating pontoon cleansing polluted water.
Photo of same plants on September 7, 2014
Plugs or slips ready for planting or transport.
Slips ready for transport of planting.
Erosion Control Products
Erosion Control Methods
Plants for Hillside Erosion Control
Basic Pontoon Design for planting Vetiver
Photo same day. Already pot Bound.
Photo taken when planted on July 27, 2014
Ornamental Vetiver in Panama.
Benefit! When cut and dried it is horse feed.
After Vetiver 2015
It stopped the erosion. August 10, 2014
Fields of Vetiver at Vetiverspain.com
Photo taken on August 10, 2010
3 Month old plants in Sayalonga, Spain
September 30, 2015
Photo taken on Oct. 12, 2014
Clean water after only 1 year.
VetiverSpain before terracing. 2004
3 month old plants used around a corral.
Potted plants ready for pick up in Sayalonga.
Same plants at 4 years requiring no water.
A three year old plant cut back.