Garden is something which almost every other person wants to have in their home maintained, so that which can keep the whole of the environment in there fresh and applaudable. But you know everything on this earth has those positive and negative points with them and so is the case in here with garden, among which the most common one is getting mushrooms in the lawn.
Almost everyone who is having a garden in their house is dealing with this problem and that too with different kinds of mushrooms, which always depend upon the area where they are staying. Though this doesn’t really matter about which kind of mushroom your lawn is dealing with, what is important here is that what are those conditions which are making it grow and how you can make them get away from your garden.
Well, before taking any step forward it is important to understand here that this growing of mushrooms in your lawn is actually a proof of the fact that your garden has that really good quality and strong soil for growth of different kinds of plants, according to the reports of a specialist from the national pesticide information system at Oregon state university.
This good sign though doesn’t really matter in here, especially in front of those negative points which makes one get rid of them as soon as possible, the reason being that they can actually prove out to be toxic for your pets or maybe because they don’t really look that much pleasing in your lawn. So, if you are actually looking up for the tactics and techniques which can help out in here, then here are some of the techniques mentioned below which can actually prove out to be as beneficial for you.
Perfect and familiar Conditions
Now, this is the first point to look over and the important one too, you know every plant needs s that familiar environment to grow in and so is the case with this on. Mushroom needs that perfect environmental conditions for the growth, an example of which is actually moisture. So, there may be a case that you are having mushroom in your lawn because of the availability of too much moisture in that area of yours, or maybe there might be a case that you have constant rain in your area. In this case, it is important for you to construct that proper drainage system that can keep the whole of the most away from your garden. Also, one should make sure that they do not over-water their lawn.
Solutions to the problem
Vinegar: Now, Looking over onto the solutions this is actually the first one which one can consider over here. First of all, it is important to note here for everyone out there that you use this with caution and not just like anything, this is because vinegar you know can kill the surrounding grass and thus which is only going to be proved out as negative point for your own garden. The most active ingredient of vinegar that is actually effective in this whole process of killing over the mushroom is acetic acid. While using over this method, one can take one portion of vinegar with four portions of water and then after pouring it into the bottle you can spray it over on mushroom, carefully.
Fungicide: This is actually the solution that is recommended to use only the one that is sold in the market such as Garden Safe Fungicide Concentrate or maybe any other one. This fungus control is generally recommended because of its really good feedback from the customers who already used this. Also, this one can be used for getting rid of other common problems of diseases such as black spots and powdery mildew.
Types of mushrooms
Now, looking over for the solution there are also some people who might behave a question in their mind that which is the kind of mushroom that they are dealing with, so to make your confusion shoo away, here are the types of mushrooms that people usually get into their garden:
Horse mushroom: the scientific name of which is Agaricus arvenis, this is the mushroom whose visibility is like having a cap of white color and also adding that yellow hint added. They can grow at the height of 20cm long and also 3cm wide, the point to be added here is they are not toxic.
Meadow mushroom: Now, this is the type of mushroom that has a cap also in white color but the inner side, which is also known as the gill is dark brown in color. To be added, non-toxic.
Death angel: Okay, so here comes the angel which is not really less than a beast, as the name already signifies, you better stay away from this one, as they are actually deadly poisonous. Talking about the appearance, it is all white form outer and the inner side.
So, now you know the type of mushroom you are dealing with, but do make sure that you get rid of it as soon as possible so that they cannot cause any damage to your plants.
Also, see Importance of Commercial Mushroom Farming in India