No till gardening.thick layer wet newspaper over your grass. Then, a layer of mulch. Then, soil rich with compost and organic matter on top for all for favorite veggies. This is the way I created all my beds and love it!
Spread a to layer of compost on top of the paper. If you don't make your own compost, find a municipal source, or substitute half commercial topsoil or potting soil and half composted manure. Now let the weather and earthworms do the work, de
Created a no weeding required flower bed. I took long boards and nailed those boards to a x square of concrete board. Placed the new flower bed (box) in the yard with the concrete board on the grass, filled with soil, added my plants, and decor.
Here’s our FAVORITE dirty little secret: cardboard is an AWESOME eco-friendly WEED barrier! Simply lay and spread mulch on top! As the cardboard and mulch decomposes, they add nutrients to your soil! Try it this season, you’ll be GLAD you did!
Love my rain barrels may get more! Really great idea for saving water! Rain water is better to water flower beds with, so this is an awesome idea. I saw this on a show not too long ago. You can hook up your hose and water your garden too.