7 Tips in Making Leaf Molds

7 Tips in Making Leaf Molds

Do you want your garden soil to have better moisture retention properties and high in nutrients? Then, creating your own leaf mold is your answer. Creating a leaf mold will also encourage the growth of helpful bacteria that is beneficial to the soil. It will also enrich the soil and in turn makes the crops that will be grown in the soil have a better quality and more yield during harvest.

7 Tips in Making Leaf Mold

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1. Patience is a Virtue

Making your very own leaf mold requires time and a lot of patience. It usually takes about 2 years until your leaf mold is ready to be harvested. It is also best if your leaf mold is located in the wettest area in the garden because wet areas will produce the best fungi for the cold process.