Soil Preparation - Knowledgebase Question

Groves, TX
Question by westjd
February 16, 1999
How do I prepare soil for flower beds?

Answer from NGA
February 16, 1999


Mix at least 4 inches of compost into the beds, blending it well with the native soil. In your area where rainfall can often be excessive, it is a good idea to build raised beds to facilitate good drainage. Building beds about 8 to 10 inches high will do this.

Thanks for the question!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:



[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by Marilyn and is called "Salvia and Crocosmia in late June"