How to Make Compost Quickly

How to Make Compost Quickly

Many gardeners are familiar with compost. There are also many people who choose to make their own compost heaps. Compost can add great value to leaves so this is one important use for old leaves in your garden. Compost is more difficult to make than mulch but it is very beneficial. If you want to…

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How to Use Mulch in the Garden

How to Use Mulch in the Garden

Leaf mulch offers numerous benefits to gardeners. Many people choose to prepare their mulch all by themselves. Mulching provides numerous benefits to gardeners and it can benefit plants in many different ways. This is why it’s so beneficial. It is also a great way to get rid of all the unwanted leaves in the fall….

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How to Fertilize a Tree II: The Most Effective Method

How to Fertilize a Tree II: The Most Effective Method

As shown in part I, there is a common problem with tree fertilization if you also want to grow a lawn. Not all grasses grow properly in the shade of a tree’s canopy and there is a common problem on how to fertilize both. It is not unusual that the tree robs the grass and…

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How to Fertilize a Tree I: Potential Problems

How to Fertilize a Tree I: Potential Problems

Those who wish to grow trees in their gardens know that one of the most important things is fertilization. In order to make your tree grow strong and healthy, you need to fertilize it. However, not everybody knows how to fertilize a garden tree properly. Common Problems with Tree Fertilization The problem becomes even more…

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Differences between Peat Moss and Compost

Differences between Peat Moss and Compost

Peat Moss and compost are sometimes seen as the same thing, but there are some notable differences. If you want to use one or the other in your garden, it is important to know about these differences. This is the only way to make an informed choice about what to use in your garden. Here…

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Using Peat Moss in Your Garden

Using Peat Moss in Your Garden

People who wish to work with peat moss wonder how to use it in the garden. The main thing you need to keep in mind is that all depends on the reason you wish to use peat moss in the first place. Remember, there are many different reasons why someone might want to use peat…

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Peat Moss: Benefits and Disadvantages

Peat Moss: Benefits and Disadvantages

People interested in gardening will probably encounter references to peat moss. Peat moss is very common in gardening so it is important to understand what it is, how it works and how to use it to make your plants thrive. There are many uses of peat moss, such as improving soil, starting seeds, adding it…

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