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Covering soil with a decorative finish provides a clean visual background, suppresses weeds and maintains soil moisture.
After the wet winter, plant nutrients have been washed out of the soil. Your plants will perform poorly if they're not fed properly.
Flooding and waterlogging can have horrendous effects on garden plants if they are not dealt with both in the short and long term.
Many plants can be grown from seed. Their needs for temperature, light and aftercare will be clearly marked on the seed packet.
Even small gardens or patios can produce healthy fruit and vegetables, because nearly all of them will grow in containers.