Last year I had lots of trouble with weeds. Maiden hair fern, to be exact, would spring up everywhere, devouring my seedlings and taking their light, air, and eventually losing them in the mass of fern.

This year I’ve started using weed mat. The only problem is, it takes FOREVER to plant my seedlings, and I need some help on the best way to plant them.

My issue, it seems, is that I must not be cutting my holes large enough to be able to get my hand in and do a propper planting. Solution:

Weed mat from

Weed mat from

I’ll give it a go today, I have lots more seedlings to plant.