GAR­DEN TIPS

Better Homes and Gardens (Australia) - - Garden Walkaround -

• Mulch heav­ily with pea straw to reg­u­late the soil tem­per­a­ture and re­tain mois­ture.

• Plant densely and in lay­ers to help shade the soil.

• Add cow ma­nure to im­prove the soil struc­ture.

• Use hedges of flow­er­ing plants, such as bot­tle­brush, as gar­den wind­breaks.

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