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Make Your Garden Organic With These Top Tips
Anyone can enjoy the relaxing activity of organic gardening. The gardening experience can sometimes be rather intimidating and overwhelming to a beginner. So, how can you best prepare yourself as a novice organic gardener? All you have to do is read the following suggestions.

Before you even start planting the garden, check the soil. Have a soil analysis completed so you can know what you need to add to have soil which will fully support your garden. The cost of the analysis will be easily offset by the benefits of a healthy and vibrant crop.

Prepare your seeds by soaking them in a dark environment. Place a couple of seeds in a tiny container, and fill it with water nearly to the top. When you do this, you hydrate your seeds and they can start growing. This gives the seeds a better chance of flourishing.

Try to grow some wheat or cat grass around your cat's favorite plants. You could also repel your pet by planting rosemary or placing citrus fruit peels around your garden.

site When you go to mow your lawn, make sure you don't mow it too closely to the ground. Higher grass sends roots further down, increasing lawn strength and viability. The shorter the grass is, the shorter the roots are, which leads to a dry lawn.

If your soil has high alkaline amounts, mix some coffee grounds into it. Using coffee grounds is a low-cost way to increase the acidity of the soil. This can help your veggies and greens look more vibrant and taste better!

Try to keep your plants aerated and dry, every day. Moisture can be a magnet for disease and parasites on your plants. In fact, fungi love a wet plant and can cause a great deal of damage. Proactively treat fungi through the use of fungicidal sprays and treatments.

There are many natural substances that are effective for warding off unwanted visitors. A good way to keep slugs away is to create a border with onions around a garden with vegetables. Marigolds would do this trick as well. You can also mulch around trees and shrubs with wood ash, which drives away insects. By utilizing these methods, you will not have to apply chemical pesticides on your vegetation.

You should start pea seedlings indoors instead of planting them outside right at the start. Planting them inside helps the seeds germinate better. Your seedlings will be stronger, and this will mean they can withstand diseases and bug attacks. Once they are suitably strong, transplant them outside.

You should now realize how much fun and how enjoyable gardening can be. Gardening is not only a beautiful art but also a rewarding and relaxing way to spend your time. Use these tips to see your garden flourish!





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