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Q.Autumn Leaves In Flower Bed Harmful Or Beneficial

Zone Birmingham uk | Zafar added on November 23, 2020 | Answered

Lots of Autumn leaves on lawn now often should be removed

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Answered on November 23, 2020

It really depends on the types of trees, but in most cases they will provide a breeding ground for mold. It is best to remove them, and substitute with a proper mulch or inoculate the entire area with beneficial fungi. Lepista and Stropharia have many in the genus that will grow in leaf litter, and help provide food and nutrients over the Autumn and Winter.

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