View Full Version : Layer/Lasagna gardening

07-26-2010, 01:37 PM
Have you tried it? Any suggestions? I would like to use this method for my late garden. I am excited about it.

07-26-2010, 04:29 PM
I've never heard of it called this, but I think I've done variations before....I'll have to watch YT videos on the subject. Thanks!

07-27-2010, 03:05 AM
One visit to the public library later: Lasgana gardnening is a no till type of garden.
Layer 1: thick pads of newspaper or cardboard
layer 2: peat moss/saw dust
layer 3: grass clippings straw or compost or manure
layers4-??? repeat layers 2-3 until bed is 12-18" tall

You can cover the bed with black plastic to cook for a bit or plant right away. I should also add that it needs to be very wet. I will also plant some flowers. A nice feminine touch!