Having an edible garden in your backyard, or in your front yard, can help to accentuate your home and residence. Hiring a landscaping Mississauga gardening service can be a bit costly, and it is for this reason that you may very well want to opt out for a DIY edible garden creation.
So if you are a go-getter and you have the will along with the drive to go about trying new things and aren’t afraid of getting your hands a bit dirty (heck, your hands will get very dirty) then in this article are seven easy steps that you can follow in creating your edible garden.
7 Easy Steps To An Edible Landscaping DIY Garden
# 1 – Plan Out Your Garden
This may sound very simple but what are you trying to create? Where do you want to place the garden? What design, if any are you going after? It is essential to make a blueprint of what you are looking for and what it is that you want. Visualize it first then create.
# 2 – Build The Bed
After you have created the designs for your garden – you now want to make a bed for the upcoming garden. What you want to get is redwood and some nuts and bolts to lay them out across your yard.
# 3 – Get Ready To Prep The Soil
Now that you have gotten the bed made and prepared the next step will require that you prep the soil. In prepping the soil, you will want to rake the soil as well as keep it moisturized. What many contractors do is leave a sprinkler that starts every morning running for about 15 minutes.
# 4 – Construct Support
Now depending on what type of edible garden you are trying to create you will want to place some kind of support beams/ sticks in the garden.
# 5 – Be Strategic
If you are going to do a bit of transplanting you will want to water the plants while they are in their pot as well as once they have been placed in the ground.
# 6 – Pack The Garden Tight
Once you have prepared the soil and have moisturized the garden, you can now place your seeds and your seedling pots in the new garden.
# 7 – Take Care Of Your Bed
Now we aren’t talking about “your” bed but the pants bed. Now that everything is set up in place maintenance is incredibly salient in upkeeping the edible garden. Be mindful of the garden because if done correctly, the garden which once seemed so small and minuscule will balloon in about a week. Be vigilant and be ready to work hard in taking care of your new garden.
A Garden Of Your Own
It can be a great joy to have an edible garden of your owns and an even greater pleasure of having the edible garden that you created with your own hands.