How to grow hardy annuals successfully

How to grow hardy annuals successfully

The ground should be thoroughly cleaned, dug, broken down and firmed. The same preparation as that for sowing a lawn is suitable except the soil should not be made quite so firm (see pages 144—5 for how to prepare the ground).
Hardy annuals flower best in ground which is not too rich in plant foods. A general balanced fertilizer can be raked in during preparation if the soil is really hungry, …Read More