Moss in Perrenial Beds - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by darmadbury
March 22, 2010
Should I scrape moss of the beds as I clean them in the early spring before I dress with compost? Thank you.

Answer from NGA
March 22, 2010


Moss usually indicates acidic soils, poor drainage and soil compaction. Scraping it off is a good first step and incorporating some compost to help adjust the pH and alleviate the compaction will also help. Best wishes with your garden.

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