Posted June 7, 2012 by Jimmy Cracked-Corn in garden, raised bed, vegetable gardening. Tagged: garlic, mulch, weed. 2 Comments
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.
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?
Posted by Jimmy Cracked-Corn on June 7, 2012 at 8:03 am
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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