Category Archives for Weed Control

Care of Garden Soil: Soil Cultivation

It is a major theme of this website that good food comes from good gardens but only if the soil is maintained in good health. Soils vary considerably. The nature of the differences depends on a number of related factors, … Continue reading

11. April 2013 by admin
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Methods for Controlling Weeds

Controlling Weeds Dig out perennial weeds during deep cultivation and attack annual weeds with a hoe. Use chemicals only in dire cases. Weeds must be controlled in the garden for a number of important reasons. Obviously, they are unsightly, especially … Continue reading

21. July 2011 by admin
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How Mulching Kills Weeds

Blot Out Your Weeds Mulching is one of the best ways of controlling weeds in an established vetable garden, where weedkillers are often impracticable and hoeing leads to loss of moisture from the soil and may damage plant roots. Black … Continue reading

25. April 2011 by admin
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Weeding Out the Weeds

Weeding Out the Weeds The other major gardening problem to contend with is weeds. Perennial weeds such as couch, docks, ground elder and nettles should be eradicated either by digging out or using a weedkiller. You can easily dig out … Continue reading

05. April 2011 by admin
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Pest, Disease and Weed Control

Pest, Disease and Weed Control Although some people certainly worry about the use of so-called artificial fertilisers, it isn’t really until we come to pest, disease and weed control chemicals that they get really worked up. how-to-get-rid-of-weeds-2This isn’t the place … Continue reading

25. March 2011 by admin
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How to Get Rid of Weeds in the Garden

Weed Control in The Flower Garden In general, the weed problem in some parts of the flower garden may not be so acute as elsewhere. With close growing plants (as in a bed of summer-flowering subjects), many weeds are suppressed … Continue reading

08. September 2010 by admin
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Garden Weeds – How Harmful Are They?

Garden Weeds  [toc] One definition of a weed is: ‘a plant growing wild in the cultivated garden’. But many would say this is an exact definition of our cultivated plants. Another, perhaps better, definition is: ‘a plant growing where it … Continue reading

05. September 2010 by admin
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Lawn Weed Control and Moss Control on Garden Lawns

Lawn Weed Control The appearance of a lawn is marred when there are weeds growing in it, and many people seem to have considerable trouble in dealing with them. This is partly because they have not been managing the lawn … Continue reading

23. August 2010 by admin
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