By John Brennan, 23/01/2019
Did you know that the leaves falling from trees in our garden can be used to make a mulch or compost for the soil?
Here's how to do it:
The easiest way to make leaf mould is to collect leaves in black plastic bin liners. Puncture several holes in the base and sides of the bag, which will help drainage and allow air to flow through the bag, preventing leaves from turning slimy.
Rake up leaves regularly and stash them in the bag. When almost full, ensure the leaves are damp by sprinkling...