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#2904035 - 08/11/12 08:43 PM Pine Needles
Pam
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not a garden question...but! Is it best just to mow over them, or rake them up? Our neighbor has a tree that coats our front yard with them?

thanks

I normally just mow over them, but they are so thick, I have raked and bagged them up a few times... like today
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#2904072 - 08/11/12 09:19 PM Re: Pine Needles [Re: Pam]
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If you want your grass to grow good, you need to rake them up and get rid of them. They are very acidic. They do make great mulch for blueberries.
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#2904073 - 08/11/12 09:19 PM Re: Pine Needles [Re: Mausermeister]
ROUGH COUNTRY HUNTER
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get rid of them
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#2904189 - 08/12/12 12:24 AM Re: Pine Needles [Re: ROUGH COUNTRY HUNTER]
Pam
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I really did not know one way or the other, now looks like I will be busy bagging the "neighbors" pine needles outa my yard! thanks!
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#2904418 - 08/12/12 10:48 AM Re: Pine Needles [Re: Pam]
Mike Belt
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They make great bedding for azaleas.
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