A Clean Start – Soil Solarization

One of the most difficult and unpleasant jobs in gardening is dealing with weeds in a newly planted area of the garden.  They pop up everywhere.  And they keep doing it.  Some weeds one can just pull up.  But others tend to linger.  The easy-pull weeds tend to be easily eradicated from the garden, but the ones that you pull up over and over again tend to be a real aggravation.  Perennial grasses are an example.

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