Garlic forest mulched with grass clippings

Garlic Forest Mulched

My 4×8 bed of garlic was weeded again and mulched with the grass clippings as I collected them with my mower.  Ideally I would have allowed them to brown in the sun first, but it’s a thin enough layer that they should brown in place soon.

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by thebeadden on June 7, 2012 at 7:24 am

    My husband will be happy to see this! Do you cover your whole garden in clippings or just the garlic?

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  2. I would mulch more, but so far this year it has been so dry that I haven’t had to mow very much. In addition to the garlic I also covered the ground around the sweet potatoes and okra. The four tomato plants get the clippings from the next cutting.

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