May 26, 2011

Grandma's Secret Weapons: Easy Steppin'

My Grandma found this "dirt" colored carpet that she placed in her garden making it easier for her to maneuver. It also serves as a weed barrier; nothing is coming through that puppy!

As you may recall in this post, I commented on how you should not step in your garden. You will compact the soil and may damage delicate roots, so having a designated pathway that you always use is the way to go.

Here are some other ideas for garden pathways:

My friend Hanni at laid down cardboard and hay for her pathway. (This is a great post if you get a chance to read it!)

Gravel contained by larger rocks
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Wood chip pathway
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What have you used as a pathway in your garden?
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