10 Ideas To Get Your Garden Going

Inject a healthy dose of quality fertilizer ground prior to planting. Be careful though not to over do it. Do not get too excited my dear. Just give it ample food. Also do this a day before you plant.

You should buy or make a container where you can put your compost. Some make a very simple container with simple posts and fencing. But others buy compost bins at their local gardening shop or from the internet.

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Using a watering can or a water hose, give your plants a thorough soaking. It is usually recommended that flowers garden receive at least 1-2 inches of water every week.

If you are passionate about the colors in your garden, just as you might be in life, then it stands to reason that you would take special care in tending your garden. If you choose colors and plants that don’t “speak” to you as a person then it also stands to reason that being in the garden would not be your preference. Think about the rooms you paint in your home and how some colors really depress you or make you unhappy so you wouldn’t use those colors to paint a room, it is the same with your garden. If you take the time to consider which colors you would enjoy in your garden then you would surely ensure its success.

You should make sure you protect your garden with a fence or raised bed. This way you can be sure no animals can ruin it. Deer can also be a huge problem with gardens. Make sure the deer can’t tear into your garden by putting a fence in that is high enough.

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