View Full Version : how to start a flower bed?
06-08-2010, 09:36 PM
I was thinking of just going in and rounding up the whole area, Planting my plants then mulching.
I dont need to take that dead grass up do I ? after the round up has done its job should i add soil and till it in? or is my way alright?
06-09-2010, 09:35 AM
06-09-2010, 09:44 AM
i wouldnt use round up. i would dig it up or scrap the top to get it to dirt . Yea its more time but the round up might kill everything in your bed. Then till it in take any big stuff out and mulch. Thats just me im a noob dont no much but just dont no about the round up idea
06-09-2010, 11:52 AM
Round-up is fine to use but you need to make sure you wait 2 weeks before you plant. Till in some compost instead of topsoil.
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