Rather than relying on harsh chemicals from commercial weed killers that can harm your plants, try one of these all-natural solutions to remove unwanted weeds from your garden. Also check out the best ground cover perennials for more garden ideas.

Straw

Not only will this suppress and prevent unwanted plants from pestering your garden, but as it breaks down, it will also fertilize your soil. Did you know you can even grow veggies and plants directly in straw bales?

Landscape Fabric

If you’ve got some serious gardening or growing to do, a protective cover is your best bet. Landscape fabric will squash and kill current weeds, while also preventing new weeds from popping up. You can also get similar results by laying down newspaper.

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