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healy brian asked 11 years ago

Should I spread lawn sand on patches of my garden that can retain rainwater. The garden has been established over the last 5 years.

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Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Lawn sand is a moss and weed killer, not intended as an aid to drainage. If water is slwo drain there is probaly some comapcted soil and you might help this if you drive down a digging fork to full depth and gently ease back to crack the soil, when dry.