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Verve Black Polypropylene Weed control fabric, (L)10m (W)1m
Effectively suppresses and controls weed growth, ideal for beds and borders
- 1 year Guarantee
- For helping to suppress and control weed growth
Features and benefits
- Allows water and nutrients to penetrate through the ground, thus conserving the moisture content and nutritive balance of the soil
- Simple to cut and shape
- UV protected
Did the job but very weak
Sutty the dog - 3 months ago
I bought this for under some gravel after removing the lawn. Went down easy but very weak and weeds came straight through
Very Slow Rate Of Water Permeability
Gardner_1 - 5 months ago
The product is a thin fabric type that is easy to cut and fit. I installed as directed under about an inch of decorative stone. When it rained I noticed pooling of water above the stones. The purpose of this fabric is to stop weeds, but allow water to penetrate to water the plants. I then tested the water permeability of the fabric on both sides. On one side, (the incorrect way) after two hours, no water passed through. On the correct side, after 45 minuets about 10ml out of 20ml had passed through. This is a problem, as the rain water will just roll off, and not water the plants. The only way I could fix this, was to poke small holes in the fabric to allow water to drain. Allowing areas where weeds could come through.
OK for the price
Jenny4 - 5 months ago
laid some down in front garden, however a few green shoots already forced their way through the fabric !!
Use the correct side?
sal84 - 6 months ago
Good value, using it on top of slabs and gravel on top. From other reviews it mentions not water penetrable. It looks like one side resists water and the other the water goes through.
Know how to use it
ErtMiky - 7 months ago
This item works well providing you understand that it is not meant to be used on top. Ideal to prevent weeds under stones and new soil. Water passes through gradually in this manner. If you need to kill off weeds then use pvc sheets but remember to weigh it down.mix