Lawn Problems

Boggy Lawn & Its Overrun With Moss


Anonymous added on April 1, 2018 | Answered

we have just moved into a new house, the garden is overrun with Moss & its very boggy especially by the trees any ideas which would help us


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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 2, 2018

This can be a process, you will need to first determine where the water is coming from.
You will need to determine if your soil is draining properly.
You can do a test to see how long it takes for water to drain in your soil.

You may need to call in professional help to create drains in your yard to drain excess moisture.
These links have more information.

https://www.treepeople.org/sites/default/files/pdf/resources/How-to%20Test%20Soil%20Drainage.pdf

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/yard-drainage-problems.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/moss/killing-moss.htm

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