Keeping your garden, a small or a big one, green and healthy year-round can be hard work for the best of us, Our gardening tips and tricks will make your dream of a healthy, thriving plot a reality!
Here are 9 tips to help you keep your garden green while also making it an easier and more enjoyable effort.
1. Start with healthy plants.
ideally grown from seed by you or a trusted local grower. When buying plants, look around the local greenhouse to decide the quality of plants. Check for signs of insect infestation and disease, such as spotted or irregularly colored leaves. Improperly grown plants can spread plant and soil diseases.
Plants need healthy soil in the best spots. Use a shovel to turn your soil a couple of times a month, to keep it lose and light. Harder soils are probable to become hard and crumbly so it’s important to give them a little more TLC.