Ground cover with sun


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Old 05-08-17, 06:36 AM
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Ground cover with sun

I have an area in my yard (used to have pine trees)- they have fallen down in past storms.... It's hard soil that is now getting a lot of weeds- Mostly sun. Looking for a cheap ground cover (or another solution) that will grow and cover the area (quickly hopefully)
 
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Old 05-08-17, 08:30 AM
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Is grass not an option? With the trees gone and a core aeration to loosen the soil, grass could thrive.
 
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Old 05-08-17, 08:49 AM
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If grass has difficulty in the area I would try planting clover. It's green and you can mow it like grass. Over time it will fix nitrogen into the soil and make the ground more hospitable to grass.
 
 

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