I have a hill side that I have planted flowers and put rocks. I have
mulched the area to keep the weeds out. The problem is that the mulch keeps
running off the side of the hill when it rains and into the stones below and
out into the street. What is the best solutions to keep the weed from growing
and not cause such a problem?
Any solutions will be greatly appreciated. Thanks GSM
Thought you said you did all the work in your original posting.
Now you know why one definition for "professional" is simply one who gets
paid to do a job rather than someone who knows what they are doing. Most
contractors do what is cheapest and most expedient for them for them rather
than what is best for the job. It is best to have them explain in detail
what they are to do and have it in writing just in case they screw up the
You need a groundcover to hold the soil, stabilize the slope and reduce
erosion. A good groundcover will also help to suppress weeds and retain soil
moisture too. Tell us where you are, what the light conditions are and we
can make specific suggestions.
pam - gardengal
Georgia in the Mountains near Helen.
Oh, Kudzu would work. ;-)
Jim Lewis - email@example.com - Tallahassee, FL - Only where
people have learned to appreciate and cherish the landscape and
its living cover will they treat it with the care and respect it
should have - Paul Bigelow Sears.
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