Real World Gardener Gardening After Heavy Rain

March 30th, 2017

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GARDENING AFTER HEAVY RAIN.

If your district was lucky enough to have lots of rain over the last few weeks, that I hope your garden is exploding in colour and lush green growth.

My district has been deluged with rain with accompanying high humidity, so gardening isn't all that pleasant still.

Of course after all that rain, along with the longer days of the season, means the weeds will start sprouting with a vengeance

So what are some tips to watch out for if you plan to go gardening after heavy rain.

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I'm talking with Margaret Mossakowska of www.mosshouse.com.au

Play: Gardening After Heavy Rain_22nd March 2017

Luckily, rain softens the soil, making weeding much easier on the hands and back. Tackle them now while they're seedlings to prevent them from taking over your garden.

Then spread some mulch.

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