9 timely tips for your lawn and garden
By: Paula Barbour
Here are 9 timely tips for your lawn and garden from readers just like you.
For more effective watering, Charles Fontenot of Dublin, Georgia, slides 2- or 3-inch PVC pipe with 1/2-inch weep holes into the ground 6 to 8 inches below the bottom roots of his young trees. He reports that plants do much better during dry spells. And to keep rodents out, be sure to fill in the holes after removing the pipes, he advises.