The answer in yes, purslane can be both a friend and a foe in the garden depending on how you use it and manage it. In order to get the most from our gardens it is not only important to understand the vegetables we are growing but to know all we can about the weeds […]
Bare soil is not only unattractive, but it actually detracts from the garden as a whole. Moisture is lost, weeds are invited, and the soil is much more likely to harden and parch. In an intensive organic garden, a raised bed garden, permaculture, or edible landscaping, you don’t want bare soil.