Monsoon is a season we all absolutely love, because of the windy days and finally some relief from the scorching heat.
As amazing they are, the monsoons are also a tricky time for all the gardening enthusiasts out there. The soil consistency changes, the limited sunlight and the strong winds make this season not a great one for the plants.
With all these struggles, is there a way your plants can survive?
Of course there is a way! No matter how difficult the rains get, no damage can be undone.
It is going to be a hard job, especially for beginners but the results will be worth it.
Here are the best gardening tips for monsoons that every gardening enthusiast should know about!
1. Upgrade Your Drainage Systems
Water stagnation is a common problem during the monsoon season, especially if you have a full lawn. The constant water running through the soil causes erosion. In other words, the nutrients of the soil get washed away. To avoid this, make sure to check out your drainage systems prior to the monsoon season. Get rid of blockages or such other factors that may cause stagnation.
2. Time To Fertilize The Soil
Monsoons are the best time of the year to fertilise the soil. This is when the earthworms are the most active. Adding some fertilizer into the soil will allow the worms to do what they do best, aerate the soil and mix things up. They