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Weekly Tips | March 22, 2010

Cardboard in the Garden


Dusting off your gardening gloves? Before you head outside, bring your excess cardboard with you. Cardboard works as a natural weed barrier and can suppress weeds around the base of plants or under gravel, stone, or woodchip paths. This natural alternative to chemical weed controls has many benefits – it lasts a long time and allows some air and water through, which is healthy for the soil underneath. 


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