Garden under the sodding
In Garden tab should immediately provide for one or the other content of the soil system.The most defensible system in the conditions of amateur gardening suburbs is sodding garden area, ie,creating a lawn.
If properly laying and lawn care, this system has several advantages: improved quality of the fruit;on a plot of retained dust and increased humidity, which changes the microclimate;early spring garden area dries quickly;It creates the perfect backdrop for decorative planting any plants.
to create a lawn is better to use a mixture of (3-5) of grasses.By type of tillering, they are divided into 3 groups: rhizome (red fescue, bluegrass ordinary, bentgrass and white), ryhlokustovye (fescue, perennial ryegrass, slender wheatgrass) and rhizome-ryhlokustovye (Kentucky bluegrass, red fescue, bentgrass vulgaris).
Topsoil where grass will grow, should be fertile and friable.Therefore, the future lawn area on heavy soils need to make the sand (10-15 kg / m2), on light soils - peat (4-5 kg / m2) and mineral
Lawn Care in the garden should be permanent, and it is mainly in the regular watering and fertilizing (in the spring - nitrogen fertilizers at the rate of 45 g ai / m2, in the summer - phosphorus and potassium - 10-15 g g.in. / m2).Feeding fertilizers, it is desirable to combine with areas of lawn watering.In the presence on the lawn of perennial rhizomatous weeds (dandelion, plantain, cinquefoil goose, etc.) To manually weed roots.
basic operation to maintain the proper condition of the lawn in the garden is a periodic mowing grass, leaving a mass of shredded on the spot.The first mowing should be done when the grass height at least 10 cm and the cutting height to install no more than 1/3 of the height of the stem.Experience shows that in Moscow the frequency of mowing the grass on the lawn is an average of 1 every 7-10 days.
When long-term use of the lawn may need to restore it to poor condition (appearance of bald spots, weak regrowth).To bring in the order you need to comb through the lawn rake in 2 directions zamulchirovat (both align) the surface of peat, sand and turf aeration conduct by piercing her fork to a depth of 15-20 cm with the same intervals on the area.