Plants Plus: Cover Crops for the Garden
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1. Check all the boxes that are benefits of planting cover crops in the garden. There will be more than one:
Adds nitrogen to soil
Supports insect populations
Can add beauty
Decrease soil erosion
Increase water infiltration
Increase soil organic matter
Potential to be used as mulch
2. Timing matters with cover crops. Which of these statements regarding the timing aspects of cover crops are correct? Check all that apply. There will be more than one.
Plan to purchase seeds ahead of time to ensure you have them on hand when needed.
Allow the appropriate length of time after termination for the soil to digest the remaining cover crop material before planting.
Cover crops should be planted at midnight to ensure proper germination.
Plan the appropriate planting time of year for the particular cover crop you've chosen
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