A Woodland Backyard In The Making

making gardenThis article was co-authored by Grow It Organically Steve Masley and Pat Browne have been designing and maintaining organic vegetable gardens in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 30 years. Illustrated with photographs taken in her personal garden, Jenny Steel guides you merely by way of the爌rocess to make a meadow from scratch, to create a ‘meadow effect’ in an current lawn, to make a spring-flowering meadow and methods to improve areas of tough grass by planting suitable wildflowers.

While you’re finished planting and treating the soil, use the backyard hose’s “sprinkler” setting to completely dampen the garden. Most garden plants need at least 6 to 12 inches for their roots, so 12 inches is very best. As well as bettering the setting and releasing up space at your local landfill site, compost is extremely sensible for gardeners.

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