Now's the best time. It can be overwhelming knowing where to begin, so this article will help guide you towards getting started. Read on for some great ideas on how to get started on your new gardening journey.
Do not improperly lay your new sod. Get your soil ready before you lay the sod. Remove weeds and break your soil until all the clumps are gone. Compact the soil gently but firmly to be certain that it is indeed flat. The soil should be adequately moistened. Lay the sod down in alternated rows, keeping the joints set off from one another. Press the sod down firmly so that the surface is flat and even. If there are gaps remaining, fill them with a bit of soil. Water the sod for two weeks and then you can safely walk on it as it will have had time to properly root.
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Digging in clay soil with a shovel can be very difficult. The clay isn't easy to work with and will adhere to the shovel, which only makes the problem worse. To make working in clay easier, rub the shovel with floor or car wax and then buff it with a cloth. The wax prevents the clay from sticking to the shovel, and stops rust from forming.
Take the time to remove weeds. Weeds can turn a thriving garden into a total wasteland. To help with the removal, you can use white vinegar. It can kill weeds. By placing a white vinegar solution in a spray bottle, you can spray the weeds away instead of having to pull them out manually.
After reading this article, you should be on the right path to having your own garden.