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Brown Tree Wood Grass Plant


woodchips that the tree company has brought me so far. there are 4 huge truckloads over 100 yds. I will put some of this on top of my lasagna beds about 4 inches thick. with my wife's help we are also putting it down in the path's between the raised lasagna beds. I watched the "back to eden film and thought it was great. Of course since these are mostly green chips they will be used as mulch on top. This should save water and provide the right amount of moisture to the plants.
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thanks Phonetool, Stephanie, you right about worms, but if I get anymore in my garden I am going to be enticed to go fishing!lol
"teach a child to garden, and he will lead a straight path"
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Angel, kitchen scrapes are great to use but no cooked or meat waste. leaves are one of the best organic material to use leaves has so many minerals that plants need and they also will create worms. Myself I like to mulched the leaves, it helps them to break down better and will not mat up like whole leaves but if you are tilling your garden it won't matter if they are mulched, the tiller will do that for you.
I think it would be better to till in your organic material in the late fall, it will be composted come spring. but spring will be ok to
good luck to you and your garden
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