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Mulch Types And The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Each

After your gardens are prepared with nutrient rich soil and after they have been planted with attractive shrubs and flowers, you're now ready for the final step - applying mulch. Mulch is very important because it insulates the garden from the hot summer sun, thereby keeping it moist longer. It also helps prevent weeds....

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Should You Use Weed Control Fabric In Your Gardens

One of the pressing issues we gardeners face is weeds in the garden. There are many schools of thought on how to control them, one if which involves using weed control fabric. The question is... should you use these rolls of material in your gardens? Our opinion is for most uses NO - do...

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