Synthetic turf has grown in recognition, however it has main drawbacks, says Beronda L. Montgomery, who’s on the lookout for a sustainable different
27 July 2022
I RECENTLY stood surveying my new entrance garden with a landscaper. The grass is a fine-bladed fescue selection that grows slowly, partly as a result of it’s a shade-tolerant species located beneath the quilt of my entrance yard’s giant oak bushes. These grasses are environment friendly at photosynthesis and may produce sufficient sugars to develop in restricted mild.
You will need to know whether or not your garden is populated by sun-loving or shade-tolerant crops as a result of they’ve totally different nutrient necessities. All crops have comparatively excessive nitrogen wants as a result of chlorophyll, which is central to photosynthesis, accommodates nitrogen. Shade-tolerant varieties, nonetheless, typically have decrease nitrogen …