Going Under Ground Cover: How to Improve Your Soil in Some Hard-to-Reach Places.
You can tell that your garden soil needs help. Trouble is, your ground cover is thick, except where you have stands of perennials. Using shovels and rakes will just tear up everything. So how can you give your soil a boost without destroying your ground cover and flowers? Just follow a simple procedure called vertical mulching. Here's how to do it.