[permaculture] Re: Grass-suppressing plants
woodsjay at cox.net
Tue Jun 14 11:45:50 EDT 2005
I can recommend creaping charlie in any areas that are shaded. If the area is
being mowed the grasses will be slowly crowded out.
On Tuesday 14 June 2005 10:31, Zack Williams - Ashland, Oregon wrote:
> I've got a dozen fruit trees, with no bermuda grass problems, in medium
> soil with a fair amount of organic matter and an unusually high water
> table. 2 apples, 2 peaches, 1 cherry, 2 figs, 2 plums, 1 mulberry, and
> several fruiting shrubs, eleagnus, feijoa, elderberry.
> To rephrase my question, has anyone had success using ornamental lilies or
> other bulbs as grass suppressers in guilds or otherwise that aren't
> necessarily as pungent as alliums?
> Ashland, OR
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