Creating an unfriendly environment for weeds

We have weeds because we create situations in which they feel at home. In these situations weeds encounter the thing they love most: open ground. Weeds see open ground and they just giggle with delight, and then they get to work procreating.

Weeds do the job of pioneering in open space, to be succeeded by later, larger plants that form a more stable long-term plant community. In this fact lies the answer to the problem of weeds: Create the stable plant community, and the weeds won't show up because their niche is already filled. If you don't believe it, just look at where the weeds grow. You won't find many in unfavorable locations with dense permanent growth.

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Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.

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