Original owners let some of the backyard get wild. Spent the summer getting most of it up top. Now I’m digging through the ground to get what’s underneath, using my trusty little tool:
Not sure what that tool is called…it’s like a hammer on one side and a dull axe on the other. It’s useful for so many things. Anyway, in this amount of ground:
I’ve found this:
These bulb-like looking roots grow a big thorny vine. Not sure what it’s called, but the thorns are pretty punishing!
Looks like it’s gonna be a lot more work than I thought.
Want to get it done this winter, though. I think I’m going to plant my blackberries and raspberries back there