Lawn Problems
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The grass in my garden is being overrun by some sort of moss ( see attached picture ).

Zone Bude, Cornwall, England | Umberto.regan added on August 12, 2019 | Answered

The ground is heavy with clay, regularly becomes waterlogged with water sitting on the surface after heavy rain. I have attempted to dig it up as turfs and dispose of them, but the work is very hard going and I appear to be losing the battle. Do yo have any suggestions please. Umberto

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BushDoctor
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Answered on August 13, 2019

Boiling water will kill just about anything off in the soil. Try this once or twice per day for a few days. You will also need to amend the soil to make it more favorable to other plants.

This article will help you to do that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/how-to-improve-clay-soil.htm

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