flower bed

Asked May 18, 2015, 4:47 PM EDT

Can I put 6 in. of dirt over 4 in. of gravel for a flower bed ? I do not wont to dig out the gravel. there is dirt under the gravle.

Baltimore County Maryland soil flower beds

1 Response

Annuals have a shallow fibrous root system and should grow well in 6" of soil as opposed to plants with a taproot system. The area will drain quickly so you may have to water more frequently.

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