Regardless of your scope or space, it’s important to take the time to get to know your area and prepare it for planting. If you’re removing a lawn, the process doesn’t have to be intimidating! Follow the steps in the infographic below.
Get to know the climate, sun, soil, and water of your planting site.
Solarization? Rototill? Sod cutter? We’ve got the pros and cons for each.
It’s free, and with some labor and time, nature will do the work .
Is your soil sandy or clay or loam? Learn how you can find out.
An introduction to mulch–the different kinds, when to use it, and where.
Explore how native plants work in fire-resistant landscapes.