The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.  It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

Nantucket.    Did this last summer ... my FAVORITE combo so far!!!   Calibrachoa (orange), sutera cordata (white), scaevola hybrid (blue), and Ipomea Marguerite (Sweet potato vine)

Nantucket. Did this last summer ... my FAVORITE combo so far!!! Calibrachoa (orange), sutera cordata (white), scaevola hybrid (blue), and Ipomea Marguerite (Sweet potato vine)

How to Container Garden Vegetables - Guide for Beginners

How to Container Garden Vegetables - Guide for Beginners

Organic Gardening Tips That Everybody Should Know ⋆ Harvest Excitement

All Things Blog: Garden Stuff! Garden Sphere good for trailing herbs, succulents, strawberries, etc.

20 succulent container pot

All Things Blog: Garden Stuff! Garden Sphere good for trailing herbs, succulents, strawberries, etc.

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