WEED MAT SOUNDS LIKE SUCH A GOOD IDEA BUT…
With all the moisture this lovely spring has brought, I’ve been getting more questions and requests lately for weed mat aka landscape fabric. Well, it’s no secret that I hate the stuff and I tell everyone I can why.
My mentor who I had the pleasure of working with back in 2001 when I was just learning the trade wrote an informative article that sums up my experience perfectly. She’s in California so some plant species named are different here, but that’s about all. Have a read; you’ll be doing us both a favor.
FROST DAMAGE ON YOUR TREES?
Here’s a super informative article from CSU Extension that will help you tell if your trees got nipped by the cold nights the other week.
To the glory of the garden! Eva
Eva Montane, certified Landscape Designer & President of Columbine Landscapes Co