Gardening Without Plastics

Yes, it can be done — but it takes creativity

Tim Boucher
May 11, 2015 · 6 min read
Strawberries on black plastic mulch

Please.

Hey, if that’s what you’re into, have at it. Personally, I think it’s a tedious monstrosity and wouldn’t dream of incorporating it into my garden on any scale.

Alternatives to plastic row mulch

Standard Dry Sheating — felt paper, 100% biodegradable, 36"x144'

In my opinion, any product or substance you’re thinking of adding to your garden ought to be thoroughly vetted like this.

How I will use it


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Tim Boucher

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