Regenerating the dusty, semi arid clay pan in lightnimg ridge with so called pioneer plants and cactii.
Pioneers, because they are the first growing and pioneering the ground with their roots.
What are pioneer plants?
Cactii, agaves, aloe vera, some succulents… Even so called “weeds”, because they come with the first bit of rain, noroushing the ground, giving shade and nutrients and starting roots and microbes in the ground, to make space for the next brothers and sisters to come.
I guess all plants, that come naturally first, and pioneer the ground, are pioneer plants… Explanation soon… ?