Weed Control

weeds in pots

Zone Penticton British Columbia Canada | Brian T added on October 22, 2017 | Answered

I Have about 20 heavy pots that I grow bedding plants in each year. In the fall I pull all the dead plants out and remove all dead roots. next Spring when I put in new annuals and they are growing good I have a lot of weeds growing in the pots too, I do not want throw out the potting soil each fall, some helpful advice would be appreciated Regards Brian

    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Certified GKH Gardening Expert
    Answered on October 22, 2017

    I like to solarize my soil in large black containers. This will heat the soil up and kill off anything that could be growing in it. The sun will heat these containers naturally, and help you maintain clean soil.

    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Weed Control
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

    Learn From
    Your Peers on
    Our Blog

    Visit Our Blog

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More