Front Yard Without Grass - Replace Lawn With an Edible Garden

About: Landscaping my backyard since 2003.

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Step 1: Smother and Replace Lawn With Mulch

To kill grass naturally, use cardboard and ramial chipped wood (wood chip mulch).

Read more: ►2: Remove the grass and delineate garden path

How to drop down the cardboard?

Read more: ►3: Install cardboard to kill lawn

Step 2: Mulching a Garden Bed

After you putted carboadr in place, add mulch over them.

Read more: ►4: Put down wood chip mulch (RCW)

Step 3: Log Garden Bed Edging and Design Garden Paths

Buy a roll of landscape fabric for your garden path

Read more: ►5: Unroll Landscape fabric for garden path

Cutting logs for your bed edging:

Read more: ►6: Raised Bed border - Edging Idea

Put gravel or stone dust on your landscape fabric:

Read more: ►7: Spread the gravel in garden pathway

After landscaping, you are ready to planting in your bed (vegetable or plants)

Read more: ►8: Front Yard Without Lawn - Planting

DIY projects: Install a front yard vegetable garden

French instructions. Instructions en français: Aménager un jardin en façade.

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