Want almost never loosen the soil around the bushes of strawberries, very rarely watered and weed it, and in return receive a harvest of sweet berries for 2 weeks ahead of schedule?
This is not a utopia, but a reality. It helps the bed, which looks nice and original.
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Since the end of August and all of September to the middle laneplanting strawberries. At one point it grows 4 years. Of course, during this time a cultivated plant are trying to attack the ubiquitous weed. I have to constantly deal with them, to give the opportunity to grow the berry bushes. But all this is in the past.
Prepare a place
Growing up in the valley, strawberry is usedget wet through in the winter thaw and during the spring flood. If you have a site, you need to make a chain. The location should be sunny as in the penumbra will sourish berries.
The ridge width may be 30 or 60 cm in the first case of strawberries, the fall planted to grow to 1, and the second -. 2 rows.
If you land on the site is heavy, be sure toadd a bed of peat or sand. In any case, humus or compost are required. Since this is a food culture it is very fond of. If you have a bit of rotted organic matter, you can add it directly to the wells.
Preparation unique shelter
When the ridge cut, take a black roofing material or film. These materials prevent the penetration of light, and the weeds will not be able to straighten up, to grow.
Under such shelter moisture persists longer, so you will need to water the strawberries are very rare.
For greater strength film is better to lay down in 2times. Cut holes in it with a diameter of 8-10 cm - a pleasure. The roofing material is better to do it with a knife, who do not mind staining. The distance between holes 35 cm. If you have a two-row bed, cut circles in a staggered manner.
To planting strawberries looked amazing,Spread out on the grass blue substrate that is used for laminate. Cover with roofing material or film and do the same hole in a building material.
How to fix a miracle-coating
Spread the workpiece on a bed in reverse order: Bottom film or roofing felt - on top - the substrate. To all this well anchored to the ground, put on the perimeter of the old rubber hose for watering, nailed it big nails through the substrate, roofing material to the soil.
If you do not have unnecessary holidayinventory, you can cut out the old linoleum squares with sides 5 cm nail and using them. The course will thin rubber overshoes or narrow boards, slats.
Now dig each carved a circlerecesses spatula, pour into wells of 0.5 h. l. Special fertilizer for strawberries. If you do not have mold, add it directly at this stage in the recess.
Soil mixing arms, shed water and planted strawberry mustache. At the same time the roots should be covered with soil, and the growth point you must be on the ground level.
That's made planting strawberries in the fall and inend of the summer. In the spring, when the soil is thawed, the bushes begin to actively grow and will bloom 2 weeks earlier than their counterparts, planted on conventional beds. Therefore, you can feel the strawberry aroma and taste first juicy berries before the neighbors!