Preparing a Garden for Winter

You've got to start preparing your garden for winter in the fall if you want it to be ready for planting in the spring.



146 preparing a garden for winder - laying mulch
Piling a thick layer of hay mulch on top of the soil is one useful method of preparing a garden for winter.
PHOTO: ROBERT HUNT
146 preparping a garden for winter - sharpening hoe
Sharpen the edge of a hoe with a file to restore it effectiveness for weeding.
ROBERT HUNT
146 preparing a garden for winter - sharpening shovel
Sharpen your shovel to improve its soil-turning abilities.
ROBERT HUNT
146 preparing a garden for winter - woman applying mulch
Joy Taylor helping with mulch application.
ROBERT HUNT

















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